Del Duduit is an award-winning freelance writer, blogger, and author from Lucasville, OH. He is represented by Cyle Young, Hartline Literary Agency.
He is the author of Buckeye Believer: 40 Days of Devotions for the Ohio State Faithful (2018, BY Books) Bengal Believer: 40 Who-Dey-Votions for the Cincinnati Faithful (2019 BY Books) Dugout Devotions: Inspirational Hits from MLB’s Best, (2019, New Hope Publishers) and First Down Devotions; Inspirations from NFL’s Best (2019, New Hope Publishers).
As a former sports writer, he won both Associated Press and Ohio Prep Sports writing awards.
In the fall of 2016, Del began concentrating more seriously on his passion for writing and building his platform. His weekly blog appears at delduduit.com, and his posts have been retweeted to as many as five million followers through social media across the United States and in two other continents.
Del’s articles have appeared in Athletes in Action, Clubhouse Magazine, OhioStatehousenews.com, Sports Spectrum, The Portsmouth Daily Times, The Sports Column, One Christian Voice, The Christian View Online Magazine, and Portsmouth Metro Magazine. His blogs have appeared on One Christian Voice and its national affiliates across the country, on ToddStarnes.com and on Almost an Author and The Write Conversation.
In 2020, Del and his agent will release Michigan Motivations, and he will also release Bama Believer: 40 Days of Devotions for the Roll Tide Faithful, and Auburn Believer: 40 Days of Devotions for the Tiger Faithful, from New Hope Publishers. Then in 2021, he will release three more devotional books.
In November 2017, he was named Outstanding Author, 1st Place in Short Non-Fiction, and 1st Place in Inspirational at the Ohio Christian Writers Conference. He also won a 1st Place Blue Seal Award in non-fiction at the 2018 Ohio Christian Writers Conference.
In 2019, Buckeye Believer: 40 Days of Devotions for the Ohio State Faithful, won second place in the Selah Awards for Best Devotional at the Blue Ridge Mountain Christian Writers Conference. His book, First Down Devotions: Inspirations from NFL’s Best was nominated as a finalist in the devotional category for the Selah Awards.
He is a junior literary agent with C.Y.L.E. and a member of the Serious Writer, Inc. team.
He and his wife Angie live in Lucasville, Ohio and attend Rubyville Community Church.