Archive for October, 2012

Don’t Just Learn It

Don’t forget ANYONE can enter the FaithWriters Writing Challenge this week – the topic is FUNNY. So get those entries in – but hurry! The deadline is tomorrow, Thursday, October 11 at 10AM New York Time

Do not merely listen to the Word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says. James 1:22 NIV

I’ve learned a lot about writing over the last several months. But at the moment, it isn’t doing me a bit of good.

I have [...]

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Historical Research: Seventeen Questions

Multipublished award winning Christian historical author Sarah Sundin has agreed to do a series of posts on historical research. She will be here once a month for three months. This is her third post. If you’ve missed any, please check out her first post here and her second one here. I hope this one also blesses you.

Historical Research: Seventeen Questions
By Sarah Sundin

Over a decade ago, when I started my first World War II novel, I thought I just [...]

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ANYONE can enter the Writing Challenge!

The FaithWriters Writing Challenge is only for Gold and Platinum members, right? You have to be a paying FWer to enter, correct?

Not anymore – this week, anyway!

Starting with the Fall Challenge quarter – which began yesterday, ANYONE can enter the FaithWriters Writing challenge for the first topic of each quarter. That’s right – the first topic in OCTOBER, JANUARY, APRIL and JULY will be open to silver members as well! That’s four times a year.

The FaithWriters Writing Challenge is one [...]

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One More Dying for Water Winner

If you missed the gold and platinum winners, check out last Wednesday’s post.

In addition to the writing assignments that were prizes for gold and platinum members, there was one other prize from this contestĀ  – and congratulations to JANNA KELLY who wins a Free One-Year Gold Membership!

Watch for the next blogging contest some time in the future – for more information, check the blogging contest forum on the FaithWriters boards.

And the winning silver entry??

One Thing Makes Us Different
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Page Turner Deadline is THIS MONTH!

Do you haveĀ  a half-written NON-FICTION manuscript gathering dust in the bottom of your wardrobe? Have you had an idea for a NON-FICTION book brewing in the back of your mind for years? FaithWriters has contest that just may be the spur you need to get writing and polishing–but you only have until OCTOBER 31 – that’s only 30 days away!

All you need to do is write the first chapter, together with a synopsis/overview of the [...]

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