My friend Jan kern organizes and runs the pre-conference and main mentoring clinics for Mount Hermon–and does an amazing job with this monumental task. I love working with her! And I’m delighted to share with you this article she wrote, which originally ran on the Mount Hermon Christian Writer’s Conference Blog on February 16, 2017… […]
A warm welcome to my my dear friend Joseph Bentz, a professor of English at Azusa Pacific University, and author of several books.
Cecil Murphey is one of the contributing authors to 21 Days of Grace: Stories that Celebrate God’s Unconditional Love, the first in the new Fiction Lover’s Devotional series. His chapter is “We Called Him Happy Face.” Cec graciously took time out of his busy schedule to do a Q&A interview for my followers. Thanks, Cec!
To tighten your manuscript, do what I call a Scissor Edit. Cut out everything that doesn’t absolutely need to be in the manuscript. The tighter the writing, the more publishers—and readers—will like it. Here are a few ways to cut. Look for more next week!