The other day I read a writing tip (from a well-known author whose name I will not mention) to post pictures of your favourite authors around your desk or on your bathroom mirror - wherever you would see them on a daily basis. Then look at yourself in the mirror and say, "I am (insert name of author here), so now I… Continue
Added by Laura J. Davis on August 29, 2011 at 9:11pm —
Dark Clouds of the Morning is the debut novel from Canadian author Janet C. Burrill and it is wonderful! Continue
Following the lives of fictional…
Added by Laura J. Davis on August 25, 2011 at 7:24pm —
Have you ever compared yourself to others? How did you feel afterwards? I'll bet if you are honest with yourself, jealousy began to rear it's ugly head, with bitterness following close on its heels. When we compare ourselves with others… Continue
Added by Laura J. Davis on August 22, 2011 at 1:12pm —
I'm not a big poetry fan. I should be, I wrote songs for years and still do once in a while. But, I started to get bored with poetry for few reasons. I think it started in school when my English teacher forced us to write 10 to 15 poems for each class - everyday. Or it could have been the poems that were so sappy… Continue
Added by Laura J. Davis on August 19, 2011 at 8:27pm —
My name is Elder Beverly Douglass. I has been married over 35 years to Associate Pastor Lydell Douglass. We have two daughters and several grandchildren together. I became a published author in 2006 when I wrote my first book “Will You Be Next? I am also the founder of the website ministry "The Birthing Pool Ministry" at http://www.thebirthingpoolministry.ning.com. This is a ministry that lends support to help men and women birth… Continue
Added by Beverly Douglass on August 18, 2011 at 3:43am —
As a sociologist teaching issues related to gender and intimate relationships, I read the statistics and knew the facts about the cultural and social issues impacting women’s lives today. Talking about things from a neutral academic perspective is very different from touching and impacting lives with truths and the tools required to make a positive change…I got tired of just teaching facts, numbers, statistics and theoretical constructs and wanted to contribute to empowering and equipping… Continue
Added by Cindee Pratt on August 17, 2011 at 9:00pm —
Our lesson for today was about forgiveness:
Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. (NIV)
We forgive by faith, out of obedience. Since forgiveness goes against our nature, we must forgive by faith, whether we feel like it or not. We must trust God to do the… Continue
Added by Claudean "Deanie" CharlesAngel on August 14, 2011 at 5:30pm —
This is a story about four people named: Everybody, Somebody, Anybody and Nobody.
There was an important job to be done, and Everybody was ask to do it. Anybody could have done it, but Nobody did it. Somebody got angry about that, because it was Everybody's job.
Everybody thought Anybody could have done it, but Nobody realized that Everybody wouldn't do it. It ended up that Everybody blamed Somebody when Nobody accused Anybody. Author Unknown:
Added by Claudean "Deanie" CharlesAngel on August 12, 2011 at 11:32pm —
When Alex Malarkey was six years old, he and his father Kevin, were in a horrible car accident. Alex's injuries were so severe, his x-rays showed the first vertebrae below his skull had been pulled apart from the second and stood at a 45 degree angle. Everyone thought he was dead or that he wouldn't survive.… Continue
Added by Laura J. Davis on August 11, 2011 at 3:36pm —
How many times have you heard this blessing in church?
"The LORD bless you… Continue
Added by Laura J. Davis on August 10, 2011 at 8:50pm —
In a previous post I talked about the importance of a writing schedule. But what about the importance of practice? How much time do you put into practising the art of writing?
If you write everyday by working on your blog,… Continue
Added by Laura J. Davis on August 9, 2011 at 3:49pm —
Added by Claudean "Deanie" CharlesAngel on August 9, 2011 at 1:30am —
A Second Cup of Hot Apple Cider is a delightful anthology full of heart-warming stories that will stay with the reader for a very long time.
Editors N. J. Lindquist and Wendy Elaine Nelles knew what they were… Continue
Added by Laura J. Davis on August 7, 2011 at 3:42pm —
How are You glorified in me Lord?
I have so many problems.…
Added by Laura J. Davis on August 4, 2011 at 6:30pm —
Added by Laura J. Davis on August 1, 2011 at 9:47pm —