The Great Agony

the agony of Jesus

This morning I’ve been dwelling on one of the most agonizing moments in history. The moment when Jesus prayed in the Garden of Gethsemane. We read about it and we may appreciate it for a…

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My Writer’s Manifesto


Today I’m bringing you my Manifesto. The reasons I write. This IS ME. My Writer’s Manifesto My tagline says “I write in the dark, to bring faith to light” it’s both literal and figurative. I enjoy…

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The Business of Writing

Business of Writing

When you think about writers what enters your mind? Maybe you see someone sitting at a typewriter, (yes I dated myself there), with wads of paper thrown around the room. Or maybe you think about…

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How To Fix A Bad Day

how to fix a bad day

Imagine it, you’re having a bad day, maybe you’re running late, spilled your coffee, and nothing is going right. No, this has nothing to do with today being Monday. It does have everything to do…

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Writer’s Doubt

writers doubt

I wanted to update you on my writing.  I’ve had an extremely hard time getting any words down in any format. If I’m being honest, it’s to the point now where I’m questioning whether I…

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I’m Guest Blogging Today!

wretched writer

Hey guys, I was asked to provide a guest post today for a young man who is a senior in high school.  He has an amazing blog. I wish I had been on top of…

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I’m A Wretched Writer

wretched writer

Being a writer is harder than it sounds. Since December I’ve had a hard time getting into my writing.  I blamed the holidays at first. You know all the hoopla that goes on with that….

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Monday Morning Coffee Chat 2

Monday Morning Coffee Chat

  It’s Monday morning!  I know that brings dread to so many.  We don’t want to leave the glorious weekend behind and begin a new work week.  I’ve failed in keeping these Monday morning coffee…

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Monday Morning Coffee Chat 1

Monday Morning Coffee Chat

This is the first installment of a new feature I’m doing on my blog called Monday Morning Coffee Chat.  The plan is for these posts to be a little on the shorter side.  I want…

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5 Ways Writers Can Overcome Fear and Doubt

5 ways writers can overcome fear and doubt

Have you ever struggled with fear and doubt?  I’m sure every one of us can answer yes to that question.  We’ve all faced those giants in some area of our life.  I’m facing them now….

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Q&A Blog Tag!

Blog tag

I was searching through my list of blogs that I read and found a fun post!  Nate Philbrick at youwritefiction.wordpress.com posted his questions and answers and then provided a list of questions for others.  I’m doing the…

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Free on Kindle Today only 9/30/16


Today only you can get my book Bryan’s Journey free on kindle!  This is my best rated book to date with 4.9 stars on Amazon.  It’s a story about a young man named Bryan Scott…

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New Endeavors!


I thought I’d take this time to update you on what’s going on in my world. I’ve started a new endeavor that I hope will help grow the amount of people I reach with my…

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Writing With Emotion

emotional writing

One of my favorite things about being a writer is the ability to make people feel things with my words. I want people to feel angry, sad, happy, and grossed out.  I want what they…

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