Words on Page

Very early in my writing endeavors, I learned two acronyms to frame the writing life--B.I.C. and W.O.P. B.I.C. stands for butt-in-chair. W.O.P. stands for words-on-page. You've heard the old adage, writers write. And if you've ever attempted to be a writer you also know how hard it is to (1) carve time out to sit…

Apple and My Writing Life

The noted German pastor and theologian Helmut Thielicke once told his students, "Sell all [the books] that you have … and buy Spurgeon." Great advice! Certain things are essential to my writing life. My Apple products, are chief among them.   You, there! Want to be a writer? Sell all you have ... and buy…