Ruth Marlene Friesen: Welcome!
This site is like Ruthe,
the heroine of my novel,
Ruthe's Secret Roses
Ruthe is . . .
intimate with God,
prays a lot,
a bleeding heart for the hurting,
a big sister,
has creative ideas,
likes to give
loyal to friends,
dreams of love and
dreams of writing a book
goes the extra mile
So this site offers;
good books to read!
help to become Friends with Jesus,
The One Ideal Real Friend
a cure for loneliness
An Older Sister's Coping Secret
how to pray Panic Prayers,
how to grow in faith
how to share your faith
how to become a writer
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Articles on Writing & Publishing
To Which Reader Are We Writing?
Six Stages of My Writing Career
Audio and Ebook Opportunities
Info in Your Head = Money!$$$
What Makes You Cry?
How to Write Children's Mysteries
Market Your Mini-articles
Patterns for Mini-articles
Do You See a Parable?
Pregnant - with a Book?
A Key for Turning Prolific
How-to Publish Your Poetry
A Writer's Responsibilities
Create Short Stories the Way You Bake Cookies
Test Your IQ on POD Publishing
As I enter another writing area, I review the Six Stages of my writing career I've come through already.
Having just read ten of the Mandie series, I have some observations for how to write children's mysteries or adventure series.
Six simple outlines or patterns for mini-articles on things you already know, from problems you've already solved.
It's one thing to catch on to the simple patterns of mini-articles, but here's how to market your mini-articles too.
Learn the basic ingredients of stories, so that you can create short stories the way you bake cookies - by the batch.
Personal experience and that of friends shows that you don't become a prolific writer until you do this daily - A Key for Turning Prolific
A writer with vision problems triggers some ideas for publishing books in audio and e-book formats. These suggestions are yours for the taking; fill a real niche need that will catch on like ice cream by taking up these Audio and Ebook Opportunities.
When tragedies strike, like 9/11, words flow quickly from writers, but for many different reasons. Sometimes we forget A Writer's Responsibilities and ethical duties in how we name or describe things, and how we comfort or challenge our readers.
The secret to writing inspirational stories and articles that touch others' hearts, is to write - you guessed it, about What Makes You Cry? Here's how to convert your tears into article pearls.
Are you bursting, or Pregnant - with a Book? You need these pre-natal steps to bring it forth to birth in today's new and adventurous publishing world, and it has never been easier!
If you're sitting on heaps of information garnered and collected over the years, the time has come to turn that Info in Your Head = Money!$$$ Yes, turn your knowledge and experiences into a salable book and publish it.
Two quizzes to Test Your IQ on POD, to determine how much you already know about Print-on-Demand, (or POD) in the publishing world.
Do you see a parable? - A simple outline for spotting parables all around you, and using them in teaching children, or in writing short stories and articles.
How-to publish your poetry advice for the person who has 800 poems and wants to publish them.
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