Why Writers Should Watch Movies

Movies normally get a bad rep in the Book Community, but here’s why I, as an author, appreciate the educational storytelling value of a good movie.

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Writing By Faith: Not by Sight

In the fifth segment of the Writing by Faith series, we’ll learn that negative stats do not define us, and how we can actively write for God’s glory by faith, and not by sight.

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Writing by Faith: Going Against the Status Quo

In Part Three of the Writing by Faith series, we’ll tackle how Christian authors are expected to go against the world’s status quo on when writing books, and how we can go about writing biblical truths without shoving it down readers’ throats.

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How To Write Realistic Christian Characters

Writing Christian characters can be a difficult concept to grasp. How can we make them realistic while not crossing the line into too legalistic, or too edgy? Join me in learning how we can craft believable Christian characters who are realistically flawed and still lead the reader on a Christ-centered journey.

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How to Give Your Writing an Emotional Punch

Do you have a hard time crafting palpable emotions for your characters? Check out today’s post where I reveal my top tips for writing scenes that will take your readers on an emotional roller coaster.

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What I’ve Learned About Storytelling from The Help

The Help by Kathryn Stockett is not only a modern classic, but a piece of literature as important to American history as Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird. With so much merit, what can The Help teach us about storytelling? Check out the top three lessons I’ve learned about writing from my favorite historical fiction novel.

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