June 5, 2017

Oh, Woe! By Linda S. Glaz

Yes, it’s no longer 2007. In 2015 one serious source said Christian fiction sales plunged while nonfiction soared. Another even more reliable source posted no panic […]
April 5, 2017

A First Draft is a First Draft, After All by Diana Flegal

Every story has its beginning, and it’s often a sloppy one. I am a fan of the “literary” writing style. Distinctions of this style might be […]
March 7, 2017

Too Much Detail — by Andy Scheer

Readers don’t always need specific descriptions. In my most recent fiction critique, I told the author he sometimes provided descriptions that were too detailed. What was […]
February 7, 2017

Fun Lessons in Point of View — by Andy Scheer

Some helps for mastering this fiction skill. A new writer said she had trouble grasping the principles of point of view (POV). “Just think of it,” […]