Thursday, September 25, 2008

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Jamin has kept quite an ambitious writing schedule the past 6 months. He has written every night after work until midnight or 2 a.m. He's gotten up early and worked on editing etc. He's done this while keeping up with his other school assignments.

It all comes down to this: his novel is on it's way to Operation First Novel. Jamin would, of course, love to win or place as a finalist. We'd love that for him. Jamin has paid for his membership in Christian Writer's Guild, for he and Mike to attend Writing for the Soul conference last Feb, and has recently paid for college credits he is taking through Taylor University. I'd love for this little novel to make him some $$$$.

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The Leper King, Cover letter, backup and SASpostcard
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I decided that Jamin should have the fun of actually mailing the novel, so we stopped on our way home from dropping Jared off at Civil Air Patrol.

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It's we WAIT and PRAY a bit longer.
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Anonymous said...

Jamin: WHOOO!! HOOOO! Praying. Can't wait to read your novel also.


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berrypatch said...

This has got to be extremely exciting! All writers start somewhere. I can't wait to someday say, "Hey, I 'know' that kid!!" ;-)

Jen said...

Good Luck to Jamin! That is exciting.

Anonymous said...

Very, very exciting! Praying!

Michelle said...

Congratulations Jamin! Praying here!

Romany said...

What an exciting milestone!

Cynthia said...

How exciting! I hope he wins!

momteacherfriend said...

That is VERY COOL! Congrats Jared on your first novel, praying it goes far.

Pam's Pride said...

Good luck Jamin!

Jodi said...

This is exciting. Praying for Jamin!

Anonymous said...

I'm so excited for Jamin! And you guys! I know you're all on the edges of your seats over this one. My 13 year old wants to be a writer....he and I are going to follow Jamin's progress together.

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