Tag Archives: Books

Take Chances, Make Mistakes, Get Messy!

Since we talk about writing on this blog and ways to improve our craft, it’s my pleasure to introduce you to author Gina Conroy.  Gina used to think she knew where her life was headed; now she’s leaning on the Lord to show … Continue reading

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7 Authors Post a Teaser Test

Today, Kellie Coates Gilbert, author of MOTHER OF PEARL, Abingdon Press, September 2012, invited me to participate in a Blog Teaser.  She said I had to do this: 1.  Go to the 77th page of my book or current WIP. 2.  Count … Continue reading

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3 Ways Writers can Persuade a Reader

I watched this video of a blind, Autistic boy sing “Open the Eyes of My Heart” and bawled like a baby. Why? This child’s faith, his determination, his joy at life tapped my pathos. His struggles made an emotional connection with me. I … Continue reading

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