Editor's Pick

Editor’s Pick: Sex, Death and Christian Fiction


Okay, it is official!  I will NEVER be published as a Christian Fiction writer, and this is why…

Actually, Simon Morden, Authour and Christian writer at www.simonmorden.com, has done a pretty good job of explaining why, by first explaining what Christian Fiction actually is.  His essay on SEX, DEATH AND CHRISTIAN FICTION, is my spotlight for today.  I stumbled on it yesterday, while googling for Sex and Christian Writing, to get some more direction on this issue, now that I am seeking to become a published Authour.

I really couldn’t agree with him more, when he talks about what makes for good writing, and why much of what is published as Christian Fiction is really unfit to be classified as good fiction.  I recommend everyone who loves reading or writing literature, Christian or otherwise, to check out his post to gain some real perspective on this.  Here is an excerpt for you:

The word dangerous isn’t often associated with Christian writers or for that matter, Christian readers. It’s certainly not a word associated with CBA fiction. One of the reasons that CBA fiction exists is that it is a safe alternative to secular fiction…

Read more at https://ufuomaee.blog/the-spotlight-sex-death-and-christian-fiction

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