Southern Christian Writers


Writers Write….Sometimes

Writers must write. We feel an aching in our fingers if we do not spend time at the keyboard or with paper and pen. But writing, like most of the … Continue reading

October 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

Making Diamonds

Today I am having an extremely bad, horrible day. I just spent an hour writing a blog to post here, saved it, copied it and when I pasted it into … Continue reading

March 6, 2018 · 1 Comment

IDEAS. Where do I find them?

I hope you have been asked  “Where do you get your ideas?” Often I have after someone reads one of my quirky stories, humorous plays, or thoughtful devotions.  Let me … Continue reading

February 19, 2018 · Leave a comment

Can You Take It….rejection

What is the hardest part of writing? There are several possibilities.     Sitting in chair to write Working alone Editing your work Writing the query letter Researching the markets … Continue reading

December 2, 2017 · 2 Comments

Use the Language of Your Audience

Written by Rebecca Willman Gernon I met a well-educated woman of color a few days ago. The only reason I mention she is a woman of color is because it … Continue reading

October 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

A Message from the Angels by Rebecca Willman Gernon

Originally posted on PAROUSIA Magazine:
  “What am I supposed to do?  Where am I supposed to move? Tell me. Give me a sign.” I’d lost track of the number…

October 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

ONE: The Magic Number

One is the loneliest number per the old Three Dog Night song, but I think ONE is the answer. This revelation came to me while pulling weeds in my garden, … Continue reading

October 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

Submission Logs Offer Encouragement

Thoughts by Rebecca Willman Gernon I strongly believe every writer should maintain a Submission Log which lists item submitted, to whom, date sent, response, and comments. A Submission Log can … Continue reading

September 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Finding a Christian Publisher

Never Miss a Chance to Determine Who Publishes Books Like Yours Today while waiting for what seemed a lifetime for my husband’s prescription to be filled, my husband and I … Continue reading

September 11, 2017 · 1 Comment

Writing: Fiction vs Nonfiction

Oops for the previous post. Posted before proofread. If you are a novice writer or are in a writing slump, try writing nonfiction. It can be easier and there are … Continue reading

August 31, 2017 · 2 Comments