By Kathy Widenhouse, award-winning content writer and author who specializes in writing for nonprofits and faith-based organizations.
An online devotional for writers
You have heard me teach things that have been confirmed by many reliable witnesses. (2 Timothy 2:2, NLT)
I wanted to learn to write for the Christian market.
But before I drilled down into a niche, I needed writing experience. So I enrolled in an introductory course to learn the basics about how to write articles.
Lou was my first writing instructor. He was a technical writer who churned out sci-fi in his spare time.
Could this work?
Although Lou knew next to nothing about writing for the Christian market, he had plenty of experience in writing for publication.
He understood how to teach fundamentals that I needed to know like …
Under Lou’s guidance, I sold my first articles to print publications in ...
Yep. The Christian market.
Basic biblical truths, Paul wrote to Timothy, are transferable across cultures and generations.
In the same way, basic writing skills transfer across niches.
Basic writing skills transfer across niches.
Quality writing is needed everywhere. Thank you for skilled writers in all niches. Give me an open heart and inquiring mind that always seeks to learn what they can teach me. As I have opportunity, let me be generous to share what I know with other writers, too.
In Jesus name, Amen.
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