Adversity May Not Be a Bad Thing: An Interview with Susie Finkbeiner

EPISODE 257I Author Susie Finkbeiner returns to have a discussion about how to get through the hard times…and how maybe adversity isn’t always a bad thing. We talk about how we’ve managed the changes in our lives, how our writing has been affected, and what we’ve learned along the way. We also discuss Susie’s new…

Good Plans For Your Life: An Encouraging Words Episode

Ep 256E In a world where there is so much negativity, we need to focus on the positive things in our lives — especially when life is going well! God has good plans in mind for us, and when we look for the good in our lives, we tend to find it. What’s going great…

This Isn’t Working For Me: An Encouraging Words Episode

EPISODE 251E Some days it’s hard to remember that it’s perfectly okay to disagree…and that we can do so without having an argument or causing a rift. Today I want to encourage you to be willing to say, this just isn’t working for me…and then calmly and kindly move on with your life.

How to Find the Right Coach: An Interview with Ann Kroeker

EPISODE 249I Today’s guest is Ann Kroeker, writing coach, author, speaker and podcaster. Together we explore what it means to work with a writing coach. How do you know if you need a writing coach and, more importantly, how do you know if you’re ready? We discuss all the types of people you might work…