Kant – ‘n Toneelstuk uit die Anglo-Boereoorlog

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Roll Your Rock

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Treasures of the mind

In your life as a writer you build up certain treasures – unfortunately none of them translatable into cash in the bank.Let me tell you…

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Bobbejaan van Jesu Progress Update

I just made progress on Bobbejaan van Jesu! So far I’m 23% complete on the Writing phase. 12 Weeks remain until the deadline. Just completed…

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Writing A Novel Can Be As Technical As Writing Code

… the final test of this book has nothing to do with how hard it was to write, and everything with how easy it is to read.

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If You Want to Write, You Need To Blog

Whether you’re self-publishing or in the power of a publishing company, Bob Dylan’s lyric “You gotta serve somebody” applies. It’s even worse if you are…

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Doxology

Doxology A doxology is any song or text or prayer that glorifies God. This is mine. Thanks be to Almighty God for deliverance from the…

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Kindles, Page Numbers, Editions, and Professors

This is a re-publication of an article I posted on June 7, 2015 About a year ago I found out that I could not carry…

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Story Idea: The Psalmsinger

I’ve got a novel idea (get it?) for a new book even as I’m still working on the current one. It is about an intelligent…

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Swearing and Journaling

Journal entry, Jan 19, 2017, in Gerhard’s Day One* Personal Journal #med_painlevel = 7 Ooooowwwww F**ng oooooow!** The ROC (Rules of Conduct) for personal behavior…

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I feel like a sacrifice, sometimes

Consider Romans 12:1:A Living Sacrifice 12  T herefore, I urge you, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a…

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I’m The Captain of my Soul

I started writing this post this morning, Pearl Harbor day, December 7, on my 62nd birthday, at 7:00 AM, at pain level 7. This is…

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At last, some intelligent comments about pain medication

Originally posted on April 3, 2013 Michael A. Weiss talks about pain medication At last, some intelligent comments about pain medication. From a patient, obviously….

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Chronic pain is America’s greatest scourge

Chronic pain affects about 100 million American adults — more than the total affected by heart disease, cancer, and diabetes combined

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If I Had A Hammer – The Sayings of Thomas à Kempis

Original post by Gerhard Venter, May 7, 2013 In this post I tell how I came to start reading The Imitation of Christ by Thomas…

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The Monk’s To-Do List

Originally posted on June 14, 2013I started reading Thomas à Kempis to find some affirmations for my daily life, which, like everyone else’s, I suppose,…

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National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo)

This is a very important day! Today, I’m going to plunge into NaNoWriMo. This means starting my Sci Fi novel, God’s Grandchildren. I have a…

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I Love LibraryThing

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Bibliophiles, Unite!

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There’s Such Wonderful Software For A Mac

I’m a recent Mac convert. I’m writing full time, and I switched to a Mac about 5 months ago after my children and wife bought…

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