Gone for a While…

Just a quick update to let any readers I might have know that I won't be blogging until after August 10th. In addition to being a writer and a graphic artist, I am incredibly blessed to be a Young Life leader. Tomorrow morning I will be leaving for a summer camp in Canada with the … Continue reading Gone for a While…


Speaking in Silence.

"I closed my mouth and spoke to you in a hundred silent ways." -- Rumi I love this quote, not only because it is a beautiful idea, but also because it sparks an interesting idea for writing... Would it be possible to write a scene where two people hold an entire conversation without speaking a … Continue reading Speaking in Silence.

Perception and Point of View.

Lately I've been reading a fantastic book from the editors of Writer's Digest called Crafting Novels & Short Stories. The first two sections, on Characters and Plot & Conflict, were magnificent and exciting. Section three, on Point of View, I was less than excited about beginning. Basically, my thoughts were "Yeah, yeah, first-person, third-person, omniscient, limited, … Continue reading Perception and Point of View.