Top 10 things to expect at your first Author Event

Are you wondering what to expect from your first event as an Author?  I recently published my first book, LIGHT FROM A DARK NIGHT, and was invited to participate in a local author day event. Prior to the big day I read a lot of articles and blogs on the subject.  I found a lot of…

Have Writer’s Block? Find out why!

I can’t say I woke up today thinking about “Writers Block” but here I am with something to say!  I was reading an interview by an author and was struck by the depth of his comment regarding Writers Block. Author Steve Rosner was asked to give advice on writing.  Here’s a portion of what he said:…

Don’t edit your book into oblivion before it’s complete.

I feel like someone needs encouraged today to JUST START WRITING! Don’t be afraid to start writing.  And write and write and write. Don’t wait until it’s perfect or you have everything you need.  Just start writing.  And if you are already writing the most important thing to remember is: There is always enough time…

Pursue God to reveal your special gifting.

I began writing Light From A Dark Night in my head as soon as we were home from China in November 2013.  A few months later in February 2014 I began putting my thoughts into words.  It took me three years to finish and the book was published in February 2017. It was an exhilarating…