Musings || My Top 5 Favorite Books

Good morning, book friends!  A recurring question I get asked is what are some of my favorite books?  In today’s blog post, I thought it would be neat to explore … Continue reading Musings || My Top 5 Favorite Books

Being Fearless: What Nobody Tells You About Becoming an Author

When you have finally finished your manuscript and you’ve revised it the best you feel it can be, there comes the moment where you’re most likely going to take a publishing route.  Sometimes that publishing route is traditional, sometimes it’s self-publishing.  But once you’re on that path, there are a thousand doubts that enter your mind and people start to offer their opinions…

The Dark Side of Christian Fiction

Historically speaking, the idea of a Christian novel is a relatively new concept. In fact, for a Christian to be reading novels was considered sinful in the church up until the early 1900s. It was considered taboo, especially for women. Why, you ask? Because—since the stories in them were not true, it was considered lying. Not to mention the extra attachments of lust, murder, or other sins depending on the content of the book…

Writing Advice That Doesn’t Work For Everyone

As a writer, have you ever been given writing advice?  How did it influence you – negatively or positively?  In today’s post, I really wanted to discuss common writing advice that doesn’t work for everyone…

Book Trends in 2019

One thing that self-pub and traditional-pub authors alike need to pay attention to is the book trends for the year.  They don’t have to write their books to follow those trends, of course, but it’s always good to be aware…