Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a workman who does not need to be ashamed . ~ 2 Timothy 2:15

Friday, March 29, 2013

Craftsman Class X

Christian Writers Guild Craftsman Class X  (March 22, 2013)
Photo courtesy of The Christian Writers Guild 

We had a fabulous time of learning and fellowship at the Christian Writers Guild Craftsman Class X residency at The Cliff House in Manitou Springs, Colorado, March 20-24. I was challenged, stretched, encouraged, and blessed!

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Tips on tackling that "dreaded second draft"

You've written the first draft of your novel.

Now what?

Review. Rewrite. Revise.

Dennis Hensley wrote an excellent piece on tackling this vital phase of novel writing: "Facing Your Dreaded Second Draft" for the Christian Writers Guild blog. Click on the links below to get to the article, which is published in two parts:

Facing Your Dreaded Second Draft, Part 1

Facing Your Dreaded Second Draft, Part 2

While you're there, check out the other blogs. They're short, concise, and helpful, no matter where you are on your writing journey or what genre you write.

Monday, March 4, 2013

CWG March newsletter

Catch up with what's been happening at the Christian Writers Guild with the March newsletter. Check especially the page about next year's Writing for the Soul Conference!Click here to access the newsletter. 

The Christian Writers Guild exists to educate, train, and support writers who desire to promote a biblically-based, Christian worldview through their writing.