First Year In #NaNoWriMo

This is it, faithful readers! This is my first year, as an author, to participate in National Novel Writing Month. It starts November 1st and I am very excited to be a part. The reason I haven’t participated in the past is not because of arrogance, but because I was not published, I felt I…

500th Post!!

It is true faithful readers! I have finally, after a long, uphill battle made it to my 500th! This blog has come a long way. When I started out, I was writing devotionals, sharing funny memes, but also doing a lot of angry political commentary. God, however, shifted me in another direction and that shift…

What’s In A Style?

When publishing a magazine or periodical, it seems that there are so many things to consider. There is subject, peer review type, audience, staffing, online or not, and so much more, but not in the least is the type of style guide you will use. The choice of style appears to be a minute detail…

#AmReading- Ayn Rand’s Anthem

Ayn Rand is a talented writer and I enjoy the way she tells a story. Often my problem is with how she ends her works of fiction, but that is not totally the case with Anthem. Anthem is a novella that tells the story an individual is trapped in a society where everyone is forced…