ELVA COBB MARTIN - Writer Resources/Links
 Elva Cobb Martin  - "I can do all things through Christ."  Philippians 4:13
.Some Links to check out!   (Just "ctrl+click" on most of them!)
The Holy Spirit is the biggest search engine of all! So spend time with Him first.
Elva's debut romance novel, Summer of Deception, Amazon direct link

Elva's mini-book, Power Over Satan, direct Amazon link
ACFW-SC Chapter blog http://scwritersacfw.com


www.acfw.com American Christian Fiction Writers.
Edie Melson's blog http://thewriteconversation.com 
http://www.vistaprint.com/frf?frf=935987294052  (Use this link  to  design great business cards or a web site like this one---easy & at very little cost!
Here's a list of all titles to check your title by!

www.christianwritersguild.com  (Jerry B.Jenkins’ group)
www.writersedge.service.com  ( mss. screening service)
www.right-writing.com  (Agent Terry Whalin’s website, has great resources)
www.preditorsandeditors.com  (great site for checking ratings on agents,       publishing houses, contests and lots of things relating to writers and scams)
www.writerspeaker.com (excellent articles and advice on many levels)
http://www.ChristianFictionMentors.com a 12-lesson novel-writing program by Rosey Dow  (great help!)
www.articleguyteleseminars.com (great help on writing articles)
www.ezinearticles.com (great help on writing ezine articles) www.noveljourney.blogspot.com get testimonies from new authors
www.terriblackstock.com (a great romantic suspense writer)

Links about tea and plantationswww.bigelowtea.com

Links about stopping Human Trafficking (my strong desire)
www.sharedhope.org (frees slaves in USA and over the world)
www.ijm.org (frees slaves over the world)
Recommended Books To Sharpen Your Writing Skills!
(Hint: buy used on Internet for great savings, Amazon.com or Ebay)
The Emotion Thesaurus - Angela Ackerman & Becca Puglist (Great!)
Rivet Your Readers with Deep Point of View - Jill Elizabeth Nelson (Must have)
 Christian Writers’ Market Guide (new each year)  - Jerry B. Jenkins
Elements of Style – William Strunk  (all those little grammar problems)
Writing for the Soul – Jerry B. Jenkins (author of Left Behind series)
Complete Idiots Guide to Writing Christian Fiction – Ron Benrey (great!)
Self-Editing for Fiction Writers – Rennie Browne and Dave King (great!)
Story    -  Robert McKee (essential for playwrights, good for all writers)
How to Write and Sell A Christian Novel – Gilbert Morris (good)
Writing the Christian Romance - Gail Gaymer Martin
Dialog:  Techniques & Exercises – Gloria Kempton
Getting Into Character – Brandilyn Collins
Building Believable Characters – Marc McCutcheon, Writers Digest
Word Painting – Rebecca McClanahan
Make Your Words Work – Gary Provost
Selling Your Book – John Vonhof
Book Proposals That Sell – Terry Whalin (mostly for non-fiction)
The Everything Guide to Writing Children’s Books – Lesley Bolton
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