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I've read the About Me page of plenty of other fiction authors and I've noted the common thread. They were born with pen in hand and literary prowess oozing from their pores. They knew from the beginning that writing fiction was what they were meant to do and began honing their craft seemingly the moment they were born. Their daydreams were full of book plots and their characters lived at the forefront of their imaginations, begging to be put on paper.

I don't quite fit that mold. The son of an accountant and an information systems professor, creative writing isn't exactly a family pedigree. Following my parents' example, I got my bachelor’s degree in business administration and immediately went to work as a computer programmer at a now defu
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The Indie Route. Really?

So there I was. The first draft of my book was finished. I praised God for guiding me through the writing process, and I felt as though a weight had been lifted from my shoulders. I know God had to be smiling as he watched. He knew the easy part was done and the journey was just beginning.

It was time to edit, and I was quietly horrified as my wife and I went through six more drafts, dutifully a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 03, 2012 13:23 Tags: god-s-will, indie, patience, publishing
Average rating: 4.03 · 30 ratings · 5 reviews · 1 distinct work
Convicted

4.03 avg rating — 30 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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