Presentation and preparation are important, but not to the point of allowing them to stifle passion and creativity, in both writing and marketing.
How to decide your preferred form of writing and then generate a stockpile of ideas.
New writers often think they are failing if they find writing hard, but the fact is, it’s a common complaint. We discuss ways to cope, and push through.
Should faith influence how Christians write personal stories? Aim for excellence Write the very best book you can. “Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters… It is the Lord Christ you are serving.” (Colossians 3:23-24 NIV) Write from the heart. Grow in skill. […]
In this fourth episode of the Gracewriters Podcast, we discuss the vexing topic of Procrastination. How do we get God involved in building momentum, and does He care about our writing progress?
A Bible meditation from Donita Bundy, to guide us into some deeper thinking about our task as Christian writers. Don’t shoot the messenger is a well-known saying. Bearing the brunt of a recipient’s displeasure at receiving unwelcome news is a distinct possibility for all messengers. That includes us – God’s postal workers. We might be […]
A sense of calling, or the fear that we’re not called, can affect a Christian writer’s effectiveness. We share spiritual and practical tips for confirming your calling, and keeping moving.
Last week on the Gracewriters Podcast we talked about imposter syndrome, where we worry that our writing is not as good as people think. I believe one of the root causes of this debilitating syndrome is that we have a false definition of “success” – our own or anyone else’s. Three psychological problems 1. We […]