Ten years ago, I retired early to write books with this dream, this goal: Write books in which God is clearly present. True historical stories that use fiction to tie them together, within the culture and historical time periods that they took place. Stories that would not be filed in the Religious Book sections, but… Read More
Live Life Laughing
Q: What do you call an underwater spy?A: James Pond I wrote a sitcom about airplanes, but it never took off.The pilot was terrible. It takes guts to be an organ donor.
Thanks to Ursula Le Guin for Sharing
Science fiction and fantasy books have been staples in my life since I started reading “chapter books” at a young age. Ursula Le Guin’s Earthsea series is one I’ve read multiple times. Ursula Le Guin died last week at age 88. A prolific writer, she she will be missed by readers of many ages and genres.… Read More
Want to have your best year ever?
One of my fondest memories of my dad was his enthusiasm at every year’s Bible School program. Inevitably he would declare, “This is the best year ever!” And it was always true, for him at least. He knew how to live in the moment and really enjoy it. So, the title to Michael Hyatt’s latest… Read More
I just want to do what I do best-create!
Does it sometimes feel as if marketing is taking over your life? Would you rather be creating than marketing? Authors and artists today have to channel two different personalities: one of being creative and another of being an entrepreneur. This is as true for those with agents and publishers/galleries as it is for those who self-publish or act… Read More
Low Tech Time Travel–It’s for Real
You don’t need a time machine, lots of money, a guide, or an event planner to travel through space and time. My favorite launching pad is a recliner. My preferred fuel is a sliced apple with peanut butter. My usual outfit is sweats with a downy comforter nearby. And for me, the best weather for… Read More
I love to read fiction. I have a few favorite genres, but if it’s a good story, I’m not too fussy. When I find an author I enjoy, I’m always on the lookout for their latest and greatest and get ready to “take a vacation” in a good book. However, last week that methodology just… Read More