From My Playlist – Sovereign

Jigsaw puzzles seem to be the rage lately. Do you remember doing them as kids? Placing each piece in its specific spot was fun . . . until you either couldn’t figure out how one fit—or heaven forbid—you lost a piece. Then everything changed. It wasn’t fun anymore. More like frustrating. This got me thinking…

January New Releases

More in-depth descriptions of these books can be found on the ACFW Fiction Finder website. Contemporary Romance: Romance Grows in Arcadia Valley by Valerie Comer, Mary Jane Hathaway, Elizabeth Maddrey, Danica Favorite, Lee Tobin McClain and Annalisa Daughety — Is love possible for a makeshift mom and a handsome widower? What about a bed and…

My One Word for 2017

Happy New Year! Can you believe 2016 is finished? I have to say, it’s one year I’ll be happy to say goodbye to. It started off with heartache for me in the loss of my precious brother, but I’m keeping memories of him alive and praising God that Murray is no longer suffering. He’s whole…

Merry Christmas!

Hey, everyone! Hope you’re all having a wonderful Christmas season with your precious families. I’m taking a break from blogging this week but just wanted to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Plus, I wanted to leave you with an amazing song done a little differently by Pentatonix. Merry Christmas from…

Intriguing Heist!

Another Day, Another Dali by Sandra Orchard Serena Jones stumbles on to another intriguing mystery when her grandmother approaches her about taking a friend’s case—off the books. A valuable painting has been stolen and Serena can’t resist a good mystery, especially when it comes to stolen art, so she plunges in feet first. And soon…

December Releases

Contemporary Romance: Bella Natale! by Marianne Evans — An aspiring American artist and the widowed, Italian owner of a premier art gallery meet and fall in love in Florence when he champions her work, but there are her American family’s expectations and his five-year-old son to consider. (Contemporary Romance from White Rose Publishing [Pelican]) With…

Five Smooth Stones

This post first appeared on American Christian Fiction Writer’s website. However, I thought it applied to more than just writing. What truths can we learn from David and Goliath’s story today? What are your “bullies” in life? Then he took his staff in his hand, chose five smooth stones from the stream, put them in…