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What the world needs now is love, sweet love…

Where would the movies, songwriters, and authors be without love? Whether physical or emotional love, our world seems to revolve around it. When asked about the most important commandments, Jesus said, "Love the Lord Your God and your neighbour as yourself." Yet we often flounder when it comes … [Read More...]

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My writing life interview

If you'd like to know what I eat/drink while writing, which of my characters I'd like to meet, how I get into the "zone" when writing, how I chose the genres I write in, and more, check out my recent interview with Melony Teague.       … [Read More...]