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The Twelve Steps to being a Spiritual Writer

Step Nine – Make direct amends to fellow writers, publishers, illustrators, family or readers that I may have harmed wherever possible, except when to do so would injure them or others. During our last step, I asked you to make … Continue reading

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The Twelve Steps to being a Spiritual Writer

Step Eight – Make a list of all the people we had harmed with our writing or in our writing career. All the people we had ignored, betrayed, belittled or just not loved as Christians are called to do in … Continue reading

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The Twelve Steps to being a Spiritual Writer

  Step Seven – Humbly ask God to remove all our shortcomings as writers, allowing Him to cleanse us of our worldly desires. Are we humble? Are we humble enough as writers to develop a truly deep relationship with God?  … Continue reading

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Twelve Steps to Being a Spiritual Writer

Step Six – We’re entirely ready to have God remove all the defects of character that affect our writing and our writing career Let’s find a place where we can talk to God, and most of all, listen to Him. … Continue reading

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The Twelve Steps to being a Spiritual Writer

Step Five- Admitted to God, to ourselves and to another human being the exact nature of our wrongs. Let’s take a look at our wrongs as writers. Not the wrongs we may or may not have done to others, but … Continue reading

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The Twelve Steps to being a Spiritual Writer

Step Five- Admitted to God, to ourselves and to another human being the exact nature of our wrongs. We are blessed to be Christians. We are especially blessed to be Catholics. Our Mother, the Church, guides us by the teachings … Continue reading

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The Twelve Steps to being a Spiritual Writer

  Step Five- Admitted to God, to ourselves and to another human being the exact nature of our wrongs. Over the past few weeks, we have examined our failings and sins. The purpose has not been to feel badly about ourselves. … Continue reading

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The Twelve Steps to being a Spiritual Writer

  Step Four – Made a searching and fearless moral inventory of ourselves as writers and of our writing. We have been examining our resentments, fears and harms. So far this has been a personal journey that explores our personality, … Continue reading

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Twelve Steps to being a Spiritual Writer

Step Four – Made a searching and fearless moral inventory of ourselves as writers and of our writing. Our writing is a direct reflection of the way we live our life. It doesn’t matter whether we write science fiction or … Continue reading

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The Twelve Steps to being a Spiritual Writer

Step Four – Made a searching and fearless moral inventory of ourselves as writers and of our writing. How many of our actions and mistakes are created by fear? Many think that the opposite of fear is courage, but our … Continue reading

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