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Upside by Jim Rendon

Upside by Jim Rendon

Upside, Jim Rendon, Touchstone – Through cutting-edge research and thoughtful personal stories comes a “compassionate, friendly, and empathetic” (Kirkus Reviews) exploration of post-traumatic growth—the emerging idea that psychological trauma doesn’t destroy a person, but can instead spark future growth, self-improvement, and success.

The Fifth Gospel by Ian Caldwell

The Fifth Gospel by Ian Caldwell

The Fifth Gospel, Ian Caldwell, Simon & Schuster – The #1 Indie Next Pick and instant, long-running New York Times bestseller from Ian Caldwell, coauthor of the international sensationThe Rule of Four: The Fifth Gospel is a masterful intellectual thriller

The End of White Christian America by Robert P Jones

The End of White Christian America by Robert P Jones

The End of White Christian America, Robert P Jones, Simon & Schuster – Robert P. Jones, CEO of the Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI), challenges us to grasp the profound political and cultural consequences of a new reality

What Is Theme and Why is it Important?

"People sometimes confuse plot with theme."What Is Theme and Why is it Important?By Joan McCordWriting Lecturer, Teacher, Member DFW Writers Workshop A theme is a dominant thought, a unifying vision, a moral. It is the central idea behind your story.Kirk Polking,...

Grounding Your Memoir in Space and Time

Grounding Your Memoir in Space and Time

I’ve read thousands of manuscripts and worked with hundreds of writers over dozens of years in myriad venues, and the one habit all but the most practiced of memoirists fall victim to is lack of attention to the space/time continuum.What is the space/time continuum?...