AuthorsDen.com   Join | Login  

   Your Online Literary Community! 
 Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!

Signed Bookstore | Authors | Books | Stories | Articles | Poetry | Blogs | News | Events | Reviews | Videos | Success | Gold Members | Testimonials

Featured Authors:  Peter Oszmann, iEileen Granfors, iBurton Pines, iD.E.Z. Butler, iFrancis Eaden, iJoe tofuri@swbell.net, iRobin Leigh Miller, i

 
Home > Author > larry r linville
 
larry r linville

· Become a Fan
· Contact author
· Articles
· Poetry
· Stories
· 546 Titles
· 2,566 Reviews
· Add to My Library
· Share with a friend
·
Member Since: Aug, 2007

larry r linville, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.





  larry r linville           

Share  Save   [ Subscribe]        

I am retired from full-time ministry but share with another retireee in serving a small church. I'm in my 50th year as a minister. I'm now serving as a part time police chaplain. I help out where I can at a local church and I see my writing as an extension of the ministry.


Background Information

I wrote and delivered a lot of sermons and was surprised when I discovered the gift of poetry. In 3 years I have written over 350 poems -- and some of them are even good. The poem which got me started was about my father giving me a desk. It was a very emotional poem and it has the title, "The Old Metal Desk." This book has been published by AuthorHouse and is available at a bookstore near you. I had a book published several years ago -- "Getting Fired Up. Devotions for the Christian Athlete." I have a crazy sense of humor and puns. My writing will combine religious, humor and social commentary. I do not like Christian poems that are just the repeating of sugar-coated sayings. I want to see it go into what it means to follow Jesus to the poor, hungry, outcast, etc.

Birth Place
Lathrop, MO US
Additional Information

My first book of poetry is ready to be ordered on line from the publisher or at a bookstore near you. They probably won't have it on the shelves but can order it for you. This book, "The Old Metal Desk" come from the first poem I wrote in March 2007. You may order it at: http://www.authorhouse.com/bookstore/ItemDetail.aspx?bookid=48894

Contact Information

8603 Hines Lane 
Pleasant Valley MO 64068   US
Contact Author: larry r linville


Featured Book
The Christmas Victory
by James Becher

A historical fiction novel, covering the years 1860 to 1909 and detailing the lives & tragedies of H.W.Longfellow, his son, & Mark Twain and how they MIGHT have eventuall..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Forget to Remember: A Carol Golden Novel
by Alan Cook

Carol Golden isn't her real name. She doesn't remember her real name or anything that happened before she was found in a Dumpster, naked and unconscious, on the beautiful..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members





Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.