Self-editing, accountability, and reading your manuscript over and over again. #amwriting #wip #bookupdate #christfic
I have been working on my book for four years now, and it pains me to say that I have begun my FOURTH rewrite. A book by me will be published eventually, I promise. I'd rather have a well-polished book published in five years than a thrown-together book published in five months. Every time I … Continue reading “Plot & Structure”: A Game Changer and Life Saver
I love the reminder that "God does not call the qualified, he qualifies the called." However, I think we misinterpret that sometimes. God calls us to do impossible things with his strength, but he does not leave us empty handed. We may be unqualified when he calls us to a task, but when we actually do the task, he will have prepared us through trials and acts of faith.
This book has been a journey that has taken a lot longer than the perfectionist in me has expected! I have finally finished editing my third rewrite. The editing involved taking the 80,000 words I had written and seeing what fit into the plot of my book, what needed to be cut, and what needed … Continue reading Book Update: You Can Help!
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Thank you for all the support I've received from my friends on social media, at work, and in my Bible study. Although I'm the one who wrote the book, my book would not go anywhere if it wasn't for your encouragement and guidance. Ultimately, to God be the glory! To update my followers on my … Continue reading (Quick) Book Update: While I’m Waiting
You guys have known me long enough for me to say this: I've been struggling with making decisions lately. This isn't the first time I've had this problem, but nowadays, it takes me even longer to feel peace about the decisions I've been making. And after several months of praying, waiting, and hearing mixed messages, … Continue reading Choose Your Wisdom
You typically feel those feelings when you're first flirting with a guy and/or first dating. If you so much as touch hands without trying, it's like an electric spark gets sent straight through your arm. The thrill of the moment is so exhilarating, and all you can think about in that moment is spending the … Continue reading What’s Better than Lovey Dovey Feelings?
Hey, all! I've got some honest news for you. In the process of rewriting my entire book, I have no emotional energy or mental stamina to write a full update for you. Let me just send you a big thumbs up and tell you that everything is going great! I had to take a break … Continue reading Quick Book Update: When Writing is Like Breathing