Writing is Hard

Writing is Hard

Writing is hard. I didn’t use to think so. When I wrote Anna’s Song, it flowed with ease. It was fun. I took nuggets while I wrote, planning ahead for the companion stories I wanted to write, and just knew they would be a breeze. Then I turned my manuscript in for a content editor…

Got Water?

Got Water?

Do you ever have a moment when something you’ve read hundreds of times hits you with a new insight you can’t believe you missed before? I had one of those moments this morning while reading the gospel of John. The contrast of how the Jews and the Samaritans reacted to the Savior struck me hard….

How to be a Writer

How to be a Writer

“The next time you kill me,” my five year old grandson’s words caught my attention, “make sure I’m under the ground so I will be buried, ok?” I turned to my daughter, brows arched in question. She shrugged and continued typing on her laptop. “Computer game,” she said, “with his brothers.” I laughed. “Great opening…