A Legacy of Prayer

Legacy: something received from the past; something given to the future. Legacies can enrich you monetarily or inspire you spiritually. They can bring you dishonor and disgrace, or they can motivate you, and give you vision and purpose. The motto of Throne of Grace, a homespun company that brings both inspiration and hope from its…

The Law of the LORD is…

I’ve been reading through the book of Psalms in the Bible, one each night before I turn out the lights. It’s amazing what wonderful sleep you get with God’s words the last thing on your mind. The P… Source: The Law of the LORD is…

Writer’s Block and Research

Originally posted on Tony Reinke:
Sebastian Junger is a former war reporter, bestselling author, and award winning documentary filmmaker of Restrepo. He made a couple of key points about non-fiction writing recently on Tim Ferriss’s podcast, worth transcribing and sharing here: Really there two kinds of writing: fiction and non-fiction. And the first step, if you’re…

Tips from the 2015 California Crime Writers Conference

  AS A MEMBER of Sisters-in-Crime and Mystery Writers of America, I’ve attended all their combined conferences so far, and agree with everyone (even Anne Perry), this was the best one yet.  I love the camaraderie of fellow writers. I eagerly chat with them and sit in on their panel discussions. I commiserate with their…