Preview of the audio-book for Winter.

At long last I can reveal to you just a glimpse of the awesomeness that is the audio performance of Winter. Lindsay Zana is out doing herself. What you hear in this preview is only a small drop of what’s included. There is greatness in here that you’ll have to experience for yourself. And I…

How to write an academic paper using a "Word Count" system.

One of the most frequent requests I have as graduate student and a published author is for help in writing papers. Here at seminary we get a lot of graduate students, and even undergrad students, who have been out of formal education for a long time. They’ve forgotten how to do academic papers…if they even…

The woes of editing…

Writing is rewriting… or so I’ve heard it said. But that doesn’t mean I have to like it. The first draft of Winter was around 80,000 words. The second draft grew to about 118,000 words. I was proud of that. There’s something about making things bigger that seems… well, grand. Winter stayed that size for…