Profanity. Not offended. Commanded.

Profanity. Not offended, commanded.

February 26, 2024 Blog / editing / faith testimony / profanity / religion / social media / writing 0 Comment

A podcast listener criticizes the use of profanity by the hosts, invoking religious scriptures to argue that vulgar language is ungodly and lowers discourse standards. The listener suggests editing speech for effectiveness rather than using profanity for emphasis, which is overused and unimpactful. They advocate for choosing media that align with one’s values, highlighting the importance of speaking respectfully in all facets of life.

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Editing, the Heavy Lifting of Writing

December 31, 2013 editing / family stories / personal / writing 0 Comment

Editing.  This is the “heavy lifting” of book writing.  I know, I know, it’s taking me a very long time to finish my Lifetime Book, but you can insert any of the typical procrastination excuses here: “I didn’t finish it yet because ________________.” (my dog ate my manuscript, my PC […]

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My Lifetime Book, my Progress

September 5, 2013 Blog / editing / writing 0 Comment

Hello all.  Just checking in to let you know how I’m doing on my own Lifetime Book.  I finally finished a draft that I could give to my husband to read.  What a great experience.  As he finished one chapter at a time, I was flush with anticipation as I […]

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Welcome authors and friends!

January 24, 2013 designing a cover / editing / forum process / planning / publishing / writing 0 Comment

Welcome to the Author’s Forum.  Here we will post news of biographies and lifetime stories in progress, general tips about writing and editing your lifetime book, opinions, observations and funny things that happen along our journey of creating this new service.  Please tell us what you think, make […]

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