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Time Marches On

I absolutely cannot believe that the first month of 2017 has come and gone without my accomplishing a quarter of my plans. The end of January every year seems to come with many frustrations – mostly with my own shortcomings. … Continue reading

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ACFW Debriefing

Home early Monday morning after a twelve-plus hour train ride, I’ve spent the last day or two trying to catch up with my sleep, my laundry, my ordinaries. Trying to integrate all the things I learned in the various classes … Continue reading

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Keeping an Agile Mind

This new year is nearly nine percent over! Time has slithered past like a racing snake. The things I wanted to accomplish are still on the drawing board with little, if anything, done on them. My mind wrestles with octopus-armed … Continue reading

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Reprinted from Marlene Bagnull, Litt.D.

Marlene Bagnull is the director of the Colorado Christian Writers Conference and the Greater Philadelphia Christian Writers Conference. Below is the body of a letter from her that I received in today’s mail. I just read op-eds on CNN written … Continue reading

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HACWN

The recent Heart of American Christian Writers Network Conference held in Overland Park, Kansas, taught me several things not in the curriculum. First, go prepared. Second, be ready to change plans. Third, watch what God can do. Suffice to say, … Continue reading

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