I've been following Jeff Goins for some time now, and since I'm a writer who's trying to build a solid base both here on my blog and in my fiction, I've been perusing Jeff's archives for experience and ideas. This is an article that resonates with me called Are Christians Writing "Edgy" for the Wrong … Continue reading Are Christians Writing “Edgy” for the Wrong Reasons?
Have you heard about this new literary journal for faith-based short fiction? Submissions for the fall issue of Greater Sum are happening through July.
The following post was from my old blog, the Grace Apparatus, which I wrote a few years ago when I was getting back into writing short fiction. The post got a lot of hits from people Googling the author and title. Short story enthusiasts will enjoy Chris Offutt's work. I always like to give a … Continue reading Kentucky Straight by Chris Offutt
I decided to give this prompt a go. I just recently discovered Nicola's blog, Sometimes Stellar Story Teller, and she has a weekly challenge. My response is in the comments, but hey I figure I've got room here too. Don't judge it--it just popped into my head as something you'd hate to say or hear … Continue reading 6 Word Story Challenge
Richard Bausch and Richard Russo to read from their latest collections this Wednesday in Brooklyn.