Author Archives: Linda W. Yezak

About Linda W. Yezak

Author/Freelance Editor/Speaker (writing and editing topics).

When Val Kilmer Winks

Remember the scene in¬†Tombstone, when Doc Holiday winks at Billy Clanton at the OK Corral? Wyatt Earp says something like, “Aw, hell,” and all hell breaks loose in the scene. Wyatt, played by Kurt Russel, wasn’t responding to Val Kilmer’s … Continue reading

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Of Story-telling, Beth Moore, and El Elyon

Earlier this year, when I was between studies, I asked the Lord to lead me to a new one. Well, He led me to three—which makes me thankful I wake up around four in the morning, or I’d never be … Continue reading

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General Update of Sorts

Things around here got mighty busy mighty fast, not that I’m complaining. Here are the highlights: I’ve been editing our novellas for our Tiny House Collection and, let me tell you, you’re in for some great stories. So far, I’ve … Continue reading

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Another SOTP Post

In the on-going debate between those who outline like crazy and those who write by the seat of the pants (SOTP), I tend to land in the middle these days. I tried outlining, even thought I could make it work, … Continue reading

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Winner!

Cindy received quite a few comments for her novel,¬†Secrets & Charades, but, of course, only one could win. And that winner is: “paynefulponderings”! So Ms. Payne, I’ll be contacting you soon to tell you how to claim your prize. I … Continue reading

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Word Weavers: a way to grow your writing skills

Words of wisdom from one of my favorite authors, Cindy Huff~~~ I am a strong proponent of critique groups. A well-run group can transform a novice into a pro. When I knew I needed other writers around me to hold … Continue reading

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The Newest in Christian Titles!

March 2017 New Releases More in-depth descriptions of these books can be found on the ACFW Fiction Finder website. Contemporary Romance: Reunion at Crane Lake by Robin Bayne — Colt’s memory is returning after the accident that ended his career. … Continue reading

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