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Disappointments Led Me in “Write” Direction

  It was a crushing high school disappointment. My goal was to be the  president of the Future Farmers of America my senior year.  I planned to run for state office the following spring, then maybe national office. They were ambitious, teenage plans. I’d gone to regionals in extemporaneous public speaking, won awards in livestock judging, won […]

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Sticks and Stones

God Changed my Name from Queen of @#$%

I was excited to hear  best-selling author, James L. Rubart, speak at the monthly meeting for the Northwest Christian Writers Association. Two years before he spoke about his six year journey to publication and the discouragement of repeated rejections. At that time, he urged  us to keep writing and not give up on our ambitions.  […]

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How to Get Your Novel Published

  When Gina Holmes published her debut novel, Crossing Oceans, she received high praise from prolifically published authors and won awards. From her website we’re told this novel “was a Christy and Gold Medallion finalist and winner of the Carol Award, INSPY, and RWA’s Inspirational Reader’s Choice, as well as being a CBA, ECPA, Amazon […]

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Love Finds You!

Has Love Found You?

I first heard the name Ocieanna Fleiss at  monthly meeting for Northwest Christian Writers Association a few  years ago. But, we weren’t rejoicing over publication of her Christian fiction romances, we were praying in fear and trembling for her life.  This beautiful, young, healthy mom of four went into cardiac arrest while watching television with her […]

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