Christian Fiction Friday – character description

I know it’s Saturday. Oh well! For Christian Fiction Friday, I’m going to start initiating a monthly theme, at least for my excerpts. I already share story-related, in-order excerpts on Wednesdays. Christian Fiction Friday is a blog hop where authors post short (400-ish words or less) snippets from their current works in progress (not published … More Christian Fiction Friday – character description

Camp NaNo Recap

Let’s recap all the insanity that happened in the last 30 days, shall we? I got sick – twice My daughters and husband also got sick, each on separate occasions. We found ants in our kitchen, so I had to clear out EVERYTHING in the kitchen (this happened on the day I was sick) and … More Camp NaNo Recap

Camp NaNo Week 3

  Welcome back to Camp NaNo updates! For those of you who care, yes I have showered since last week. And I feel SO much better. I came down with an energy-sucking cold last week. But, I did have to juggle 2 sick kiddos….poor babies. They’re both improving though 🙂 For those of you who … More Camp NaNo Week 3

Rock your Revisions: essential books for editing

Finishing a draft for the first time (or even the third time) is like…breathing in fresh, mountain air; like winning 1st place in Mario Kart, or watching your infant eat real food for the first time, or take their first steps. It’s amazing! Then comes the process of editing. Sometimes, if you’re lucky and have … More Rock your Revisions: essential books for editing

Camp NaNoWriMo Week 1

Has it been 7 days of Camp NaNo already? Eek! For those of you who have no idea what in the world I’m talking about, the website is here. Basically, Camp NaNoWriMo is like NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month, which occurs in November) but much more organized. It’s happening right now throughout the month of … More Camp NaNoWriMo Week 1

WIPpet Wednesday April 6

If you’re unfamiliar with WIPpet Wednesday, it’s a great weekly meme hosted by Emily Witt where authors can share excerpts from Works in Progress. I have greatly enjoyed reading others’ WIPs and getting to know other authors’ stories. Today, I have a section from my 2nd Manuscript. 4 / 6 = 6 sentences Context: This is … More WIPpet Wednesday April 6