Tag: Books for Writers

Books for Writers – Connections: Social Media and Networking Techniques for Writers

Another Book for Writers – Connections: Social Media and Networking Techniques for Writers At the Ohio Christian Writers Conference I purchased the little book Connections: Social Media and Networking Techniques for Writers by Edie Melson. I’m already making use of Melson’s suggestions in my…

How to Write Short Stories

How to Write Short Stories and Use Them to Further Your Writing Career (Kindle Edition) by James Scott Bell. Published by Compendium Press in 2016. In high school and college I enjoyed reading short stories immensely. I still do. I like taking on projects…

Picture Books the Write Way

 A Children’s Writer Insider Guide from Mentors For Rent – Lisa Bullard and Laura Purdie Salas. Picture Books the Write Way by Lisa Bullard and Laura Purdie Salas is one of my newest books On My Kindle Shelf. It contains about 40 pages that answer…

Called To Write-Part 2

Called To Write: Biblical Truths For Bloggers and Authors By Rev. C.M. Logan and K.M. Logan Has it been a while since you signed a writing contract? You know, for that incredible novel on your hard drive? Or for your adorable picture book? Maybe…

Called to Write-Part 1

Called to Write: 7 Principles to Become a Writer on Mission By Edna Ellison and Linda Gilden, published in 2014 Called to Write: 7 Principles to Become a Writer on Mission identifies seven key competencies required to become a writer on mission for God. Each…

On My Kindle Shelf

I have more than one book shelf, you know. One is tangible—I love its ready accessibility and it’s physical beauty. But the other—my Kindle Shelf—is so mobile and convenient that I love it, too. Several of the books on my Kindle are for writers….

On My Shelf Again

The books that belong On My Shelf have been packed in boxes and out of sight and reach for more than a month. And my “shelf” didn’t even exist. For this writer that’s kind of like trying to type or word process my words…

Writer’s Market Guides

Writer’s market guides abound! They are very useful when researching periodical and book markets for your manuscripts. Their formats vary, but they all include valuable information–much more than just a list of publishers. All include helpful indices, information about agents, articles about writing, submitting,…

Called to Write

Called to Write: Seven Principles to Become a Writer on Mission By Edna Ellison & Linda Gilden                    Published by New Hope Publishers in 2014 Available in print and digital formats. Called to Write is written for Christians who God has called to write for…

Cheryl B.Klein

Last week I shared Cheryl Klein’s book Second Sight with you. Lots of meat in that one. This past weekend I attended the SCBWI-Carolinas Conference in Charlotte, NC. I picked up Klein’s new book The Magic Words: Writing Great Books for Children and Young Adults. I can…

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