My husband and I appreciate all the love and support we've received on our Marriage Monday posts. They will continue as long as we continue to have adventures to share! I'm excited to announce that I'm working on a marriage devotional! Crazy how it happened. My novel is done (praying about publishing it - ANY … Continue reading I’m writing a marriage devotional!
Thanks so much to my faithful followers who have continued to read and share this blog! I created this blog to be a joy for me and for my audience, but it was becoming a burden. Between my novel writing, my part-time job at a publishing company, and chores (yay for adulting!), my blog couldn't … Continue reading The Wait is Over!
This past weekend on the reNEW writer's retreat, I had hoped to tell everyone that my novel was finished and it was in the hands of a literary agent. However, two weeks before the retreat, I read a book called Plot and Structure by James Scott Bell that made me reconsider my whole plot. After … Continue reading The Soothing Pain of Rejection
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
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
The book To the King has taken an interesting turn. I thought I was ready to have it published. I thought I was going to have an answer from a literary agent by now. But I was wrong on both of those points. Although I've been working on my book since I started this blog (yes, three years ago!) I'm still … Continue reading Why I Write (Book Update)