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ACFW March New Book Releases

March 2017 New Releases More in-depth descriptions of these books can be found on the ACFW Fiction Finder website. Contemporary Romance: Reunion at Crane Lake by Robin Bayne — Colt’s memory is returning after the accident that ended his career. Now he wants to take over his family’s inn, but he’ll have to partner with… Continue reading ACFW March New Book Releases

GMC · Point of View (POV) · Story Plotting · Uncategorized · Writing Craft Wednesday · Writing Prompts

WCW: Crafting the Perfect Chapter – It’s Elementary, My Dears

*This is an expanded edition of my guest blog post to Southern Writer’s Magazine on December 14, 2016. Crafting the Perfect Chapter – It’s Elementary, My Dears     Before becoming a stay-at-home-mom, I taught fifth-grade students to analyze writing. I hadn’t given much thought to applying what I taught to my own writing until… Continue reading WCW: Crafting the Perfect Chapter – It’s Elementary, My Dears

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Terrific Book Tuesday: ACFW November Releases

November 2016 New Releases More in-depth descriptions of these books can be found on the ACFW Fiction Finder website. Biblical: Slender Reeds: Jochebed’s Hope by Texie Susan Gregory — In a deadly race to save her son, a young slave woman dares defy the most powerful man in the world. (Biblical from Barbour Publishing) Contemporary… Continue reading Terrific Book Tuesday: ACFW November Releases

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TBT: The Spring Grove Cemetery Jail

What is better than a wedding in a cemetery? How about a night in a cemetery jail? A jail in a cemetery? Absolutely!   Last week, I described a chapel in the cemetery so beautiful, people are dying to get married there. (Terrible pun, I know, but I couldn’t resist!) This week dare to journey… Continue reading TBT: The Spring Grove Cemetery Jail

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Writing Prompt Wednesday: 10 Blunt, Honest Tips for a Long Lasting Marriage

In honor of my cousin’s wedding last weekend, I have decided to share with the world the marriage advice I gave her at her bridal shower. Be forewarned, I do not dance around the hard stuff.