So, you’re going to the ACFW Conference in the September. Keep your expectations in bounds while feeling free to dream a bit and love a lot.
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Protagonists need is a super power. A strength that keeps them going. A talent, gift, ability that gets them through a hard time.
Every writer’s journey is different. But the common key is for us to take advantage of every opportunity offered to us.
There’s no time like now to fix your gaze literally on Jesus. Publishing is a rough game and if you look around too much, you’ll start sinking into despair, jealousy and envy. It’s won’t be pretty. You’ll loose the very joy and gift God gave you.
Come to the conference. I can guarantee you there will be folks to love on you, put an arm around you, pray with you. At the very least, come to the worship sets and connect with the One who loves you more than His own life and get your attitude and perspective straightened.
Writing is a solitary job that requires a community to help get it done.
Community is such a strong foundation for telling a deeper, more heart-gripping story.
We all have the Holy Spirit in us. And at some level, we all ignore Him, whether we want to admit it or not. So, why can’t our characters do the same?
How do you add or notice symbolism in your own writing?
Ever read a book and think, “Wow, how did she figure out how to put that sentence, or that paragraph together? How did she pick those words, that item to focus on? How did she … word paint?”