American Christian Fiction Writers. The two women who were also nominated would undoubtedly have served with distinction, and I'm a bit overwhelmed to be selected. It's a signal honor, and one I don't take lightly.
I'll probably keep you, my readers, informed in the days ahead as I "shadow" the current Vice-President, Rebecca Yauger. I just hope I can maintain the standard of service to the organization that Becky has set.
What does a Vice-President do? There are a number of things in the "official" description, but the one I like best is attributed to a prior Vice-President of the US. He was asked about his duties, and his reply went something like this: Well, when I wake up every morning, I ask how the President's feeling that day. If he's okay, I figure I can sleep a little longer. I'm not sure that fits this job, but as time goes on, I'll keep you posted.