Embrace the fear. That's exactly what I did in attempting 50,000 words in 30 days. One of 70,000 crazy souls, I was attempting NaNoWriMo, or National Novel Writing Month. For more info on this crazy e...
No one is crazy about grammar, except me. It's a good thing because I teach grammar. It is the basis for all good writing. So between writing and teaching, I've learned to love those pesky words calle...
There is power in the words you speak. Out of your mouth flow both blessings and curses. With your words you may both bless God and curse people, who are made in the image of God! (James 3: 9, 10"Deat...
I have been a professional writer for most of my years on Planet Earth. Since I was 16 years old, people have paid me to put words together to serve some purpose, whether it be to entertain, to titil...
In this day of verbal abuse it is important to go back to basic positive communication. Many of us are just too busy to think past our emotional outbursts of criticism. It only takes a few minutes ...
By the time my children were 2 they could recognize at least 20 words in a variety of situations. They loved reading and were keen to learn. When other parents heard about this, they also wanted thei...
GossipNo one saw Debbie and her husband standing outside in the hallway. The door was not fully shut so they heard the couples chatting before the couple fellowship started. The meeting was late star...
There are a lot of nice things about being a parent. It's not all worry, tears and work.A wonderful thing about being a parent is introducing them to their own abilities. One of which is firing up th...
Because these online store owners took the time to find ways to be more creative in grabbing the attention of this "would be buyer." They pay attention to the details and make sure to get a good q...
In the Concise Oxford Dictionary, image is described as "the character or reputation of a person or thing as generally perceived". A first impression based on non-verbal communication goes a long way ...