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Why aren’t you published yet?

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For a while, before I even started this blog, I have been asked that question and I had always shied away from answering it.”Why aren’t you published yet?” Readers have come to this blog and said the loveliest of things about the stories I write. Some have sent private messages asking when the next short story is coming out or demanding what happened to a character I created. Others have struck up conversations either over the phone, on social media and in person about how amused they were by a story or how a story meant something to them (why you no put all this in comment section, eh?) There have also been those readers who say, “You could do this better”, or try this and read that. And I did. I still am. I have taken all these into consideration-the praise and the criticism-to try and make myself a better a writer. I have combed through the internet to look for resources and read long articles on ‘how-to’s of writing, improved my reading habits, taken on more writing roles (that overwhelm me sometimes) I think I have become a better writer…I think.

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Of delicious treats and hugs from God

There are things that I’m pretty sure nearly every single person alive loves and enjoys and makes them feel like they are being a huge, sweet hug. Things that bring some kind of peace and calm, not just to one’s body but that reach deep into one’s soul and lets you feel so warm and cozy.

Call me crazy. maybe I am but I’ve always believed that those little things that warm me up from my soul to my heart are little treats from God. Ways in which he shows us in His own way that He loves us. They are often the simplest of things and every person alive has their own.

Some of the greatest little blessings that God has ever given mankind in this emotion filled craziness that we all call life;

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