Should You Publish a Book?

It used to cost a fortune to get a book printed and published. Today it can all be done online for considerably less than $1,000…and most of that is going to go to your cover designer. Instead of ordering 1,000 or 5,000 titles at once, you can order 1 at a time using print-on-demand publishing. […]

The Real Purpose of Sex in Literature

You know there’s a difference between pornography and erotica, don’t you? Think about it. We’ll get to it later. Before I get to the purpose of sex scenes in fiction I will start with the purpose of fiction. You read fiction because you enjoy it. When you read a really good book, you are off […]

Funeral Poems

Funerals and the many customs associated with marking the passing of a loved one allow people to express sadness over their loss. During times of grief and change, people often turn to different forms of art to help them heal and to express their pain. Usually, a close friend or family member is asked to […]

The Real Purpose of Sex in Literature

You know there’s a difference between pornography and erotica, don’t you? Think about it. We’ll get to it later. Before I get to the purpose of sex scenes in fiction I will start with the purpose of fiction. You read fiction because you enjoy it. When you read a really good book, you are off […]

The Holy Trinity In Literature

It would be a large task to provide a summary of all teaching on the Holy Spirit in the period from Anselm of Canterbury to Peter Lombard. It has therefore been necessary to set boundaries for the subject to be studied in order to allow suitable depth of study in the given area whilst retaining […]

Why a Literary Agent is So Important to Your Success

Ask any literary agent what they’re interested in and they’ll tell you, without a doubt, literary quality. That’s what they want. They’re looking for high-quality writing. That’s their story and they’re sticking with it. But if you catch them in an unguarded moment, the truth might just slip out. Oh, they’re still looking for literary […]

Boating Makes Your Life Worth Living

Who doesn’t enjoy moving quietly over the blue and clear water? Watching the fishes jumping about in the water and feeling the fresh smell of sea. It can be both relaxing and exciting all at once. Many water sports require you to jump into the water. Boating however, enables you to come as close as […]