Derek has published seven books in the past decade (you can find them at https://www.amazon.com/Derek-Maul/e/B001JS9WC4), and there's always something new in the works.
Before becoming a full-time writer, Derek taught public school in Florida for eighteen years, including cutting-edge work with autistic children. He holds bachelor's degrees in psychology and education from Stetson University and the University of West Florida.
Derek is active in teaching at his church: adult Sunday school, and a men's Bible study/spiritual formation group. He enjoys the outdoors, traveling, photography, reading, cooking, playing guitar, and golf.
One of the challenges after not writing for several days is the overload of available subject matter now that I have a little time to post. I’ll go back to Christmas Eve later, but for today I absolutely must share… Read More ›
Look! I’m doing a new thing; now it sprouts up; don’t you recognize it? I’m making a way in the desert, paths[a] in the wilderness. – Isaiah 43:19 Sometimes, once in a while, the opportunity presents itself to take a… Read More ›
I don’t want this blog to “go silent” this week, but this morning I have so much I want to share and maybe ten minutes of available time – so I’m not sure I will even begin. Today is absolutely… Read More ›