Monthly Archives: June 2011

Kick the Telling Habit

Time to Kick the Telling Habit for good! I received an email from Annie Oortman on 4 Simple Ways to Kick the Telling Habit. Let’s go over them. Don’t say the Old Lady screamed… bring her on and let her scream.—Mark Twain. “Show, don’t tell.” That adage has struck fear in many a writer’s heart. But … Continue reading »

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Mama, the pigs are loose! How to corral all those unruly critters.

After starting to write your break through novel, you immediately zero in on your heroine and place her in a dreamscape world where she can run and frolic and play. You give her eyes of emerald, rich raven hair and a heart shaped face. Then your hero enters. Working through your God-complex, you make him … Continue reading »

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Too Shiny

Once when my grandson Jayke was about four years old, he told my daughter the reason people couldn’t see God was because He’s too shiny. Of course Grandma thought that was such a cute thing for a little one to say. It was only recently I found a scripture that affirmed the truth to that … Continue reading »

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We Have a Winner!

Gail Pallotta is the winner of Mistaken Identity by K. Dawn Byrd.  Congratulations, Gail! If you didn’t win and you would like a copy of K. Dawn’s book, check at her publisher, Desert Breeze, or at Amazon.com. Thank you to all who commented. God bless, Mildred

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Behind the Badge–by Susan Sleeman

Enter to win a copy of Susan Sleeman’s Behind the Badge and a $50 Amazon gift card! Susan Sleeman here. Behind the Badge, my second romantic suspense book for Love Inspired Suspense will release on June 6th and in honor of all of you, the readers, I am hosting a special contest on my website … Continue reading »

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Interview with K. Dawn Byrd

I’d like to welcome K. Dawn Byrd to Infinite Characters. She has written a young adult romance titled Mistaken Identity. This is a story of Eden Morgan, a teenager, whose best friend falls in love with the same boy Eden loves.   K. Dawn will be giving away one gift card for a free download … Continue reading »

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