Author Successes


Live Bold Wins Prestigious Selah Award

Live Bold Wins Prestigious Selah Award

Filled with cautious optimism, I tuned into the live feed of the prestigious Selah Awards. If you’re not familiar with the name, it’s an annual contest of books and articles judged by industry professionals and winners are announced at the Blue Ridge Mountains Christian Writers Conference. The Selah Award recognizes books within Christian publishing that are considered excellent within their genre.

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Rescued by My Redemption Press Writing Coach!

Rescued by My Redemption Press Writing Coach!

I sat nervously at the keyboard, waiting to hit “send” as I practiced some breathing exercises designed to increase my sense of calm. Then, with a steady exhalation of breath and a click of the left mouse button, my manuscript was off for coaching and editing review.... read more
Author Kudos for the Redemption Press Editorial Process

Author Kudos for the Redemption Press Editorial Process

After spending six months hovered over my computer writing my manuscript, I was finally ready to pursue a publisher. When I met with three literary agents at the Write to Publish conference, I was told my memoir would not even be considered by a traditional publisher... read more
A Trilogy of Success

A Trilogy of Success

Recently, a good friend made an offer that I had to accept. He is a persuasive fellow–a psychologist, in fact. He also is the author of several books in his field, and knows the publishing business. And what was his offer? He and his wife would be happy to open... read more
You Have the Same Name as the Author

You Have the Same Name as the Author

By Dan Blankenship Like a lot of people, I had a great idea for a novel, but was unsure about how to get it published once I finished writing it. I searched out a lot of different options, and I even signed up with a business that would pitch my novel to any and all... read more

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