5 Successful Strategies to Soothe the Sting of Rejection

I'm blogging over at Quills & Inkblotts today about how to turn around those awful feelings that come over us when we're rejected. Here's a sneak peek: Let’s face it. Rejection sucks. No one ever likes to hear, “nope, sorry, your manuscript/project/idea/fill-in-the-blank just isn’t good enough.” But, unless you’re living somewhere on a deserted island, …

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Bird-watching and Other Human Pursuits ~ Flash Fiction Challenge

Have you ever written flash fiction? Well, you should because it's a lot of fun! Since flash fiction is supposed to be under 1,000 words, it forces you to choose each word carefully, making sure each one is perfect for the story. I've found it to be the perfect antidote for writer's block--when I'm stuck in my …

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Made to Create ~ Interview with Jebraun Clifford

  Sheri Yutzy, another YA author interviewed me on her blog this month in a series she calls 'Made to Create.' Check out the sneak peek below... Hello, dear readers, I’m excited to have Jebraun Clifford with us for our May interview! I met Jeb at the American Christian Fiction Writers(ACFW) conference last fall, and …

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