Archive for November, 2012

How Do I Choose Where To Focus My Writing Efforts?

How Do I Choose Where To Focus My Writing Efforts?
By Edie Melson

A lot of newer writers, and even those at a crossroad, find themselves overwhelmed with the myriad of options in the field of writing. They struggle, trying to decide between writing articles, devotions, fiction, non-fiction, etc.

Writing is a big field, and if you didn’t study some aspect of it in college, the choices can be daunting.

My suggestion—take a deep breath—you don’t have to start out with a specialty. As [...]

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Page Turner – Did You Get Confirmation?

Because of the hacker/security issues at FaithWriters last week, we want to be sure that everyone who tried to enter the Nonfiction Page Turner right before it closed on October 31 (in the midst of the issues!) had their entry safely received.

If you attempted to submit your entry, but have not gotten a confirmation of receipt, be sure to contact Deb Porter either through regular site private message (click here – NOT message board pm) or through the contact page [...]

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Are You Entering the Angel Tree Blogging Contest?

Religion that is pure and undefiled before God, the Father, is this: to visit orphans and widows in their affliction, and to keep oneself unstained from the world. James 1:27

The next writing/blogging contest is open, and it’s for a ministry many of you, I’m sure, are familiar with. The November contest – A Gift and The Gospel – will focus on Angel Tree, a program of Prison Fellowship Ministries (PFM). The Angel Tree program is your specific target [...]

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