When you feel low and the pressures of life are heavy, you need encouragement. I know what it’s like to be in that dark place. It could even make you wonder if there is a God. Sometimes, you feel so discouraged you don’t even want to get out of bed. When you think about the day ahead, there is nothing to look forward to. So why get up?Read More
It’s easy to trust God when everything in your life is going smooth. When you haven’t got any problems, it’s easy to pray, praise, worship and give thanks God with a happy heart and a smile.
But what about when the bills are piling up, you’re sick, can’t get a job, you’re depressed, lonely and you’ve got lots of problems. Do you trust God then?Read More
This is week 4 in our ‘Blog Hop’ and the topic is ‘Advice for Newbie Writers’. Please click on the link at the end of the post to see what other writers are saying.
Writing is a joy. When I was a little girl I dreamt of becoming an author. I used to picture myself sitting down and churning out books. I thought all you had to do was sit at a computer, and turn your imagination into written words. I couldn’t wait to start writing.Read More
This is the third post in Ruth Synder’s Writers’ Blog Hop. This week, it’s a character sketch about our hero. My hero is my dad. I wanted to share a little about him and how he impacted my life.
My new life
I stared miserably through the car window. Thick grey fog danced around us.
My dad’s face gazed rigidly ahead. He looked like he was getting ready to take a photograph.Read More
When I saw the title of this week’s contribution, I had to stop and think. What writing tools do I use? Well, I guess it’s the ones that make my writing life productive and comfortable.
Here they are:
- My first and most important writing tool is the Holy Spirit. He gives me wisdom and increases my knowledge. He leads me to resources to use, books to read and courses to complete to improve my writing skills. Without Him, I wouldn’t have a talent for writing.
I’ll need to be really focused to manage my writing goals for 2014. I’ve got a lot planned. This year is one of the first that writing will be one of my main activities, apart from spending time with God. I’ve got a passion for writing, but I’ll need to turn that passion into writing energy in 2014.Read More