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The writing life stands poised to strike fear into the most steadfast heart—launching arrows of self-doubt, rejection-terror, and insecurity. What if my …

October 24, 2017

  When it comes to entering writing contests, it’s important to remember that winning can’t be duplicated. Many children’s sports leagues contain …

August 27, 2017

Recently a client and I went back and forth several times until we settled on a title for her fiction book. Our …

July 30, 2017

My favorite canine writer, Snoopy of Peanuts fame, received a boatload of rejection slips in his pursuit of a publisher over …

July 26, 2017

Hey guys, I wanted to kick this whole thing off by welcoming you to the ranks. (Though I’m sure some of you …

July 23, 2017

So, I guess it’s ok for a writer to be a NASCAR fan—especially a Southern writer, right? I’m a race fan, but …

July 10, 2017

I am a binge writer. I always have been, and I probably always will be. What is a binge writer you ask? A binge …

July 3, 2017

Can you share a little about your recent book – My last book is titled TREASURED GRACE and it’s book 1 …

June 1, 2017

by Sandra Merville Hart I was a teenager the first time I read Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women. A childhood friend came …

April 21, 2017

I frequently get asked the question of how I got published. Okay. I’ll tell. God placed the notion on me to write …

April 20, 2017
The Difference Between Comedy & Humor via www.AlmostAnAuthor.com

I read a statement once that stuck with me: All comedy has humor, but not all humor is comedy. I liked that. …

February 26, 2017

By Sandra Merville Hart   A few family members came over to watch a movie this weekend. The dramatic story prompted a …

February 24, 2017

By Sandra Merville Hart It happened again. Somewhere in the middle of writing the novel, the story got stuck and refused to …

January 21, 2017

For this post, I’m suggesting some books that you may want on your bookshelves or your may want to give as gifts …

January 17, 2017

Save money. Learn theology. Become a better writer. Minister more effective. That’s my hope for you. In this second year of my …

January 10, 2017

By Sandra Merville Hart   Somewhere in the midst of writing my second novel my story started to get away from me. …

December 21, 2016

Save money. Learn theology. Become a better writer. Minister more effective. That’s my hope for you. In this second year of my …

December 10, 2016

Save money. Learn theology. Become a better writer. Minister more effective. That’s my hope for you. In this second year of my …

October 10, 2016

by Sandra Merville Hart   Last month we talked about the author of Charlotte’s Web, E.B. White, and the influence of his …

September 20, 2016

 Welcome, Jerry. We are honored to have you partner with us. Can you share a little about your recent book? The Valley …

August 1, 2016

Conferences: The Paid Critique So you’re thinking about attending a writers conference, or perhaps you’ve already registered for one. Even if you’re …

July 29, 2016

by Sandra Merville Hart   I wanted to instill a love of reading in my daughter from a young age so we …

June 26, 2016

As a Christian writer in your life or in your writing it is not merely about what you want to say or …

May 21, 2016

by Sandra Merville Hart I’ve always loved Winnie-the-Pooh. The honey-loving bear captured my heart instantly as a child. I also fell in …

May 20, 2016

By Sandra Merville Hart  Maps are hidden treasure for historical writers. If you haven’t used this key source of information to add …

March 16, 2016
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