BDN Archive – Being Ready to be Published – Notes from Daniela Rapp

This post first appeared at blackanddarknight.wordpress.com on December 4, 2012.Being Ready to be Published - Notes from a Daniela Rapp workshop | RebekahLoper.com

Back in October [2012], I attended the Ozark Creative Writers Conference.  Daniela Rapp, an editor with St. Martin’s Press, spoke there.  While she represents mostly genres that I don’t even think about writing, she gave a very good workshop on the basics of publishing – things that apply no matter what you’re writing.

This post is compiled from my notes of that workshop.  Continue reading “BDN Archive – Being Ready to be Published – Notes from Daniela Rapp”

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BDN Archive – Keep Your Heart – Devotional

This post first appeared blackanddarknight.wordpress.com on January 15, 2012.

Keep your heart with all diligence
For out of it spring the issues of life.
~ Proverbs 4:23 NKJV

What does it mean to “keep your heart with all diligence?”

Perhaps first we need to know what it means that “out of it spring the issues of life.”

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