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About Jacquelyn Lynn

Jacquelyn Lynn is an inspirational author, business writer and ghostwriter whose credits include more than 35 traditional books, 3,000+ magazine articles, ebooks, blogs, white papers, and more. She the author of the novel Choices (A Joyful Cup Story) as well as the nonfiction books Words to Work By: 31 devotions for the workplace based on the Book of Proverbs and Finding Joy in the Morning: You can make it through the night. She is also the co-creator of several coloring books for adults.

How to Correctly Use Quotation Marks

In this Grammar Tip, we’re going to talk about the punctuation known as quotation marks. One of my pet peeves as a reader is seeing quotation marks used incorrectly. When that happens, it can be confusing and sometimes completely change the meaning of the words. First, this may seem obvious, but let’s mention it anyway. [...]

By |2018-10-10T11:33:21-04:00September 29th, 2018|Grammar Tip, Jacquelyn Lynn|0 Comments

How to Use Apostrophes Correctly

  An apostrophe is that punctuation mark that looks like a comma but it’s at the top of the line, not the bottom. The apostrophe has two purposes: To show possession. To replace missing letters in a word. When you use apostrophes to indicate missing letters, it’s usually in a contraction. In the context of [...]

By |2018-09-16T19:39:32-04:00September 16th, 2018|Grammar Tip, Jacquelyn Lynn|0 Comments

The Path to Forgiveness

And if the same person sins against you seven times a day, and turns back to you seven times and says, ‘I repent,’ you must forgive.” Luke 17:4 (NRSV) Jacquelyn Lynn speaks about forgiveness in a sermon at Tuskawilla Presbyterian Church. Below are highlights from her message. You must forgive. Jesus is abundantly clear. When [...]

By |2018-08-10T15:07:35-04:00August 9th, 2018|Inspiration, Jacquelyn Lynn, Videos|0 Comments

The Difference Between Your and You’re

You learned in elementary school that homonyms are words that sound alike but have different meanings. Homophones are a type of homonym. They’re words that sound alike but have different meanings and different spellings. In this Grammar Tip, we’re going to talk about one of the most commonly misspelled and consequently misused set of homophones: [...]

By |2018-07-07T15:51:18-04:00July 7th, 2018|Grammar Tip, Jacquelyn Lynn|0 Comments

There, They’re, Their

In this Grammar Tip, I want to talk about one of the most common word usage mistakes that can completely change the meaning of a sentence, drive readers crazy and reflect poorly on you. And I’ll give you some tips so you’ll never make this mistake again. You may remember from elementary school that homonyms [...]

By |2018-06-30T15:03:26-04:00June 30th, 2018|Grammar Tip, Jacquelyn Lynn|0 Comments

The Difference Between Its and It’s

In this Grammar Tip, we’re going showcase two words that sound alike but are often mixed up. And I’ll give you some tips so you won’t mix them up again. The English language is full of grammar exceptions, and the specific one that applies in the case of when to use IT’S and when to [...]

By |2018-06-02T17:28:27-04:00June 2nd, 2018|Grammar Tip, Jacquelyn Lynn|0 Comments

How to Make Proper Nouns Plural and Possessive

In this Grammar Tip, we’re going to cover the difference between plural and possessive proper nouns. A proper noun is a name used for a particular person, place or thing and it begins with a capital letter. Nouns that name general things are common nouns. Plural means more than one. The general rule to make [...]

By |2018-05-27T15:49:44-04:00May 27th, 2018|Grammar Tip, Jacquelyn Lynn, Videos|0 Comments

Mistakes Self-Publishers Make

It’s easier than ever to publish your own book. And that means it’s also easier than ever to make mistakes in the process. Here are ten of the most common mistakes self-publishers make—mistakes you should avoid with your book. 1. Ineffective title. Instead of coming up with something that you think sounds great, come up [...]

By |2018-05-18T17:18:18-04:00May 18th, 2018|General Information|0 Comments

Small Books = Big Results

 A small book can be a big marketing tool. Learn how: Do you have information to share that is more than an article but less than a typical 200- or 300-page book? Consider turning that into a small book. Small books are exactly that—short, small books that address a narrow topic. They’re typically quick to [...]

It Was in the Bible First

You may not realize how many figures of speech we use today come from the Bible. I’m understandably fascinated by language. It’s the primary tool of my craft. What I find especially intriguing are those phrases we use that don’t always make sense but we all seem to know what they mean—phrases like “by the [...]

By |2018-04-05T16:54:49-04:00April 5th, 2018|Inspiration, Jacquelyn Lynn|0 Comments