A review of Shane Crash’s harrowing new fiction novel ‘Forest Life’, published by Civitas Press. ‘Forest Life’ is easily the best Christian fiction of 2012 and a brilliant meditation on love and loss, life and death.
As part of week three of the Buccaneer blogfest, we were asked for our five favorite books. In my previous post, I lamented the fact that I don’t read a lot, which made coming up with this list a bit of a challenge. (I cheated a bit by inserting a graphic novel.) The first four […]
In his book On Writing, author Stephen King comments: “If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot.” So as a writer, whenever someone asks me, “what are you reading?”, I feel like I should have a response. However, I must confess that I really don’t read a lot. It’s […]
Week number two of the Buccaneer blogfest continues, and our pirate flag whips in the sun as we search the literary seas for booty. Today’s prompt asks writers a very common question: where did you get the idea for your novel? If you would have told me that one day I would write a romance […]
It used to be that if an author wanted to fulfill their dream of publishing a book, he or she had to work through traditional publishing houses. However, new publishing options, such as eBook publishing and Print on Demand (POD) services, have lowered the entry bar for those wishing to self-publish. According to Publishers Weekly, […]