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From Family History to Historical Fiction

From Family History to Historical Fiction

An immediate caveat: Historical fiction is not my forte. My current WIP will be entered as contemporary Women’s Fiction in the Genesis contest. But, I was handed a treasure several years ago that has sparked my imagination. During her hometown’s centennial celebration,a relative of mine wrote an account of the first of our ancestors to come […]

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05 Jan Posted by in Meetings | Comments

January 2012 author news

Twin Hearts, third in The Lewis Legacy Series, by JoAnn Durgin, is releasing by mid-March this year.   Laura V. Hilton’s Promised to Another, third in the Amish of Seymour series, is available for preorder on both CBD and Amazon, and will release by the end of March.   A blurb about the book:   […]

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18 Dec Posted by in Meetings | 2 comments

Most wonderful time of the year?

Most wonderful time of the year?

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…Is it for you? I know that with me I am running around trying to find the perfect something for each of the loved ones on my list. I am cleaning my house within an inch of antiseptic. I am traveling all over to various places to see […]

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28 Nov Posted by in Meetings | 1 comment

November author news

Hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving!   If you are still looking for Christmas ideas, here’s some author news:   Linda Rondeau contracted with Harbourlights for her contemporary romantic suspense, The Other Side of Darkness, to be released November 18 by Pelican Book Group. She is in negotiation for a Christmas release, It Really […]

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24 Nov Posted by in Meetings | 2 comments

Writing…Forever….

Writing…Forever….

It’s Thanksgiving, and it’s week three of National Write a Novel Month, aka Nanowrimo.  Which means, while I’m sitting trying to eek out my words for the day, thankful may not be my modus operandi. Oh my gosh, this is so hard. Maybe I should start adding really and very in front of some words. […]

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21 Nov Posted by in Inspiration, Meetings | 1 comment

The Reason for the Season-a Writer’s Perspective

The Reason for the Season-a Writer’s Perspective

Thanksgiving is a wonderful, uniquely American holiday. It’s pretty clear-cut. We pause to give credit where credit is due. We know that God has blessed us beyond measure, and we gather with friends and family to express it. Commercially, it has stayed above the fray, and except for that little parade thing in New York, […]

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24 Oct Posted by in Meetings | Comments

October Author News

October Author news   Vanetta Chapman recently found out that she sold a sequel to A Simple Amish Christmas. Tentatively titled, “Annie’s Christmas Quilt,” it will be part of Abingdon’s Quilts of Love Series.   ***   Kathy Harris just signed a debut contract with Abingdon Press for a Fall 2012 release. The book, which is women’s […]

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07 Oct Posted by in Meetings | Comments

National Novel Writing Month

National Novel Writing Month

What NaNoWriMo is… National Novel Writing Month is a great way to kick start a new novel or to pump some energy into a series that you want to finish. Participants begin writing on November 1. The goal is to write a 50,000 word, (approximately 175 page) novel by 11:59:59, November 30. What NaNoWriMo is […]

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03 Oct Posted by in Inspiration, Meetings | Comments

Time For God

Time For God

Time for God Our annual ACFW conference came and went. It was my first, and pretty awesome. Though, I learned a lot from workshops, I learned more from meeting with friends—old and new. What I took away from the conference that affected my life most was the peace from prayer.

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19 Aug Posted by in Meetings | 1 comment

Author news

Lynn Squire says: I’m so excited! On September 15, 2011 Serendipity Bible House at 760 Madison St, Fairfield, CA will be hosting Joab’s Fire’s Book Launch Party. We will have refreshments, balloons, and a wonderful time of meeting and greeting. For the party to be a grand success, it needs people, so I’m cordially inviting […]

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