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THE UPS AND DOWNS OF WRITING…PT II: THE GOOD REVIEW

So, we’ve talked about bad reviews…. let’s talk about good ones. Good reviews make us smile, make us want to continue in our writing quest. Bad reviews….. Actually should do the same. Good reviews point people to our writing, our … Continue reading

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CHRISTIANITY IN AMERICA: The coming war…do we fight or just die?

Does anyone even watch what is going on in the world anymore? How about what is going on in your own country? There is an attempt at changing the social climate here that most folks are oblivious to and for … Continue reading

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FOUNDATIONS OF FICTION: TWISTING HISTORY

For me, one of the easiest ways to hook a reader into the story is to use a touch of truth in the mix. History is replete with story fodder and just begs to be used. That was the way … Continue reading

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(For)Getting the Grade

So, it’s the beginning of another year and I still find myself reading the various posts of folks who have received bad reviews for their books. Now, I understand how we, as writers, are pleased as pickles when someone likes … Continue reading

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Interview With H.C. Beckerr…Part II

How does being a Christian writer influence your writing, your science fiction writing? Oh, my…! It has everything to do with what I write as a follower of the Son of God! We believers know that sometimes the Lord helps … Continue reading

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America, Who Are You Praying To?

Okay, I know what you’re thinking…. No, this is NOT another post slamming the current President of the United States. BUT… It IS a post slamming the absurd hypocrisy that is rampant in our country today. Here we go………………. Yet … Continue reading

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WHAT’S THE DANGER HERE?

Creation verses evolution…nothing new here, right? WRONG As of a week or so ago, the Roman Catholic’s supreme ruler has announced that “…evolution is not inconsistent with the notion of creation.” Really? So, the Bible speaks of six literal days … Continue reading

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OF WRITING AND PULLING TEETH

Once upon a time I dreamed of writing a book or two I dreamed of the romance and accolades Thinking that once done, I would have it made. After all, there are men like Hemingway, Twain, and Poe… Women like … Continue reading

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OBLIVIOUS

So, last week we did the END TIMES ALPHABET and I was surprised at some of the responses I received. Pleasantly so. One person suggested we redo the alphabet, plugging in more of the Biblical terminology available. I thought that … Continue reading

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Of Skunks And Sin

There are good smells………………………………………………….. AND…………………………………………………………………………………….. There are not-so-good-smells………………………………………………………….. There are smells that hurt your eyes, there are smells that make you cry. There are smells that assault your nose, there are smells that are really gross. There are smells you … Continue reading

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