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…

Winter Snow Song

I have a deep dark secret . . . are you ready? 🙂 I love snow and winter! People think I’m crazy. What can I say? Maybe it’s the writer and introvert in me, but it’s the perfect time to hibernate. It’s cold, snowy, and you’re cooped up. What more could you want? Oh .…

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…

Suspenseful Gem

A Lady Unrivaled by Roseanna M. White Lady Ella Myerston was in a quandary. Not only had she discovered the secret to the fire eyes diamonds right in her possession, but she found herself believing the ruse she tried hard to sell to others. Was she falling for the handsome Lord Cayton even after everyone’s…

November New Releases

Looking for a book to read? November has a great selection to pick from! Check it out. Biblical: Slender Reeds: Jochebed’s Hope by Texie Susan Gregory — In a deadly race to save her son, a young slave woman dares defy the most powerful man in the world. (Biblical from Barbour Publishing) Contemporary Romance: Crazy…

Beautiful Brokenness

The Broken Way by Ann Voskamp — God’s way is always the broken way. –Ann Voskamp Do you feel defeated? Useless? Broken? Then you’re in the right place. The Broken Way is a heartfelt book that will show you God uses the ugly places and makes them beautiful. Perhaps our hearts were made to be…