Agent Smith
Writing
Christopher Maselli

Ask the Agents [Live-blogging DFW Writer’s Conference]

As I’ve been looking for an agent with a good fit lately, I’ve enjoyed participating in agent panels. Here are the answers from the open Q&A at the 2011 DFW Writer’s Conference. Panelists include Louise Fury, agent at the L. Perkins Agency, Robert Brown, publisher

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Frank Viola
Faith
Christopher Maselli

One-on-One with Author Frank Viola

I really enjoy Frank Viola’s blog and his books on Christianity and the Church’s place in the world today. (Yes, this is Frank Viola the author, not the baseball player!) Recently, we were emailing back-and-forth and here are some of his answers to questions I

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Chris Maselli running
Personal Development
Christopher Maselli

How Do You Compare to One Year Ago?

This first week in November marks my one year anniversary with running. In thinking back, I’ve come a long way! One year ago, I had not run in nearly 20 years. One year ago, I heard about PodRunner.com and decided to try it out and

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Amazon Kindle
Productivity
Christopher Maselli

Free Amazon Kindle 3G, Courtesy American Airlines

I’m as giddy as can be. A few days ago I received an email from American Airlines, notifying me that my AAdvantage miles were about to expire. I shrugged. I haven’t flown American for years (read: I just had three kids in a row). Plus,

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iPad vs Kindle vs Rock
Writing
Christopher Maselli

Ebooks, Amazon Kindle and Apple iPad Statistics

Compiled these statistics about ebooks, reading, the Amazon Kindle and the Apple iPad the other day for a project and thought I’d share: Ebooks Ebook sales grew 177% last year. Source 53% of those who buy ebook readers state that they now read more books

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The Roman Road
Faith
Christopher Maselli

Frank Viola and the New Roman Road

Recently, I’ve been enjoying author Frank Viola’s blog posts, especially as he’s been engaging more and more with those who follow his writing on the Internet. If you’re not familiar with Frank (the author, not the baseball player), he’s the author of a series of

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Your Money God's Way
Personal Development
Christopher Maselli

Book Review: Your Money God’s Way by Amie Streater

Your Money God’s Way by Amie Streater is a straight-forward treatise, written by the author to “change our thinking” about money. Her contention is that Christians especially have thought incorrectly about finances for way too long and it’s time to renew our minds with wisdom

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