Perhaps one of the lesser known characters in the Pilgrim’s Progress, Mr. Fearing is one that I nearly forgot about, and certainly thought very little of until I started writing Marianna. In fact, it wasn’t until very recently that I understood that he and I share something of a kinship. Mr. Fearing had an honest heart. But, as … More I Am Fearing
It’s been a while since I’ve talked about the process of writing so I thought I’d revisit it. And the particular part I’m revisiting is that of the leading ladies. You know, ladies have always been pretty important in my life. Starting with mom, of course, and moving on to when I was three-years-old and … More Process of Writing Revisited
Well it’s a new year! And I delayed my writing until now. I don’t like to talk discouraging things–it has it’s way of reacting back on one’s self. Because honestly I was thinking that 2014 was perhaps the biggest waste of my life. I started thinking about all that could have been. Don’t get me … More Happy New Year!
I think it’s interesting what it means to be a writer. The other day I was thinking about it, and I thought ‘You know what? I actually don’t write!” Okay, I do compose my thoughts and share them with the world, but I don’t usually have a pencil and paper in front of me. With the dawn … More Process of Writing: Technology
It’s easy to think about all the things you want or could do, and not pay attention to what you have. … More Merry Christmas!
This is the written version of a presentation I gave at a youth meeting. Enjoy =) John Bunyan was born in Elstow, Bedfordshire, England, in November of 1628. His father was a maker and mender of pots and kettles. John followed in the same trade. Even though he us usually called a tinker, Bunyan had … More John Bunuan Biography