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Top 5 Books to Read for Black History Month

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Top 5 Books to Read for Black History Month

I have very distinct memories of Black History Month in the primary grades: reading about Martin Luther King Jr., watching movies about Jackie Robinson, and painting a lot of clasped hands in different shades of paint. Now I know that, as a writer, the most significant way for me to celebrate this month is to […]

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8 Famous Writers Spill Their Secret Writing Routines

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8 Famous Writers Spill Their Secret Writing Routines

I’ve spent a lot of time pouring over the daily routines of notable writers and learning what inspired their creative energy to pour out onto paper in the form of writing. Much like a baseball player won’t wash his lucky socks during a long stretch of wins in fear of breaking the streak—writers develop their […]

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Xulon Press Proudly Announces Winners of January 2016 Christian Writers Awards Writing Contest

Xulon Press Proudly Announces Winners of January 2016 Christian Writers Awards Writing Contest

Xulon Press was thrilled once again to extend an opportunity to Christian writers to have their work recognized and be rewarded. Besides the esteemed honor of being named January 2016 Christian Writers Awards Writing Contest winner, the Grand Prize Winner will receive a […]

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Perfectionism Kills Books!

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Perfectionism Kills Books!

As the Director of Acquisitions here at Xulon Press, I can honestly say I love what I do. There is no greater reward than helping a budding author envision their book and bring it to reality. But I often note a common factor holding writers back. Perfectionism. People think they have to make their book […]

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Xulon Press Announces Winners of Spring 2014 Christian Writers Award

Xulon Press Announces Winners of Spring 2014 Christian Writers Award

Grand-prize winners to receive recognition, cash prizes and more MAITLAND, FL – The Christian Writers Award exists to honor exceptional books written by Christian authors that are published independently by non-traditional publishers. Xulon Press was excited to once again extend the opportunity to Christian writers to have their work recognized and be given due credit. […]

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