Posts Categorized: Personal

On Growing Up as a Writer – accepting rejection

This one is harder. Criticism at least means you got some feedback. The lists of the round 1 winners just came out, and my name isn’t on them. I’m ok. I’m actually a little relieved, because it means I don’t have to worry about the next key date. Doesn’t mean I don’t want to cry…… Read more »

Shameless Self Promotion

Sorry, no cutesy-alliteration title today…. I have a request for anyone who can spare a few minutes. I have posted an excerpt of my book over at CreateSpace, and I was wondering if anyone would be willing to take a few minutes, read the excerpt and then give me some feedback. If you have the… Read more »

Dragons

I apologize in advance for the length of this post, but I need to explain this in its entirety – which means that it’s gonna be a long one (or several posts, whichever works better). Ok. First of all… a few basics: If you believe Genesis 1:1 – 2:2 to be a literal creation by… Read more »

A Dream Realized

One of my dreams as a writer has always been to see my book(s) on a library shelf. I love libraries. The books, the smell, the quietness, the peace, did I mention the books? Today, a dear friend sent me this picture. He and his family were at the Evansville Library, one of the oldest… Read more »