Christian authors, inspirational fiction

When Someone Believes in You – My Agent Story

I've been told by several authors that you aren't a REAL writer until you have rejections under your writing belt. I don’t know if the same rule applies for agent rejections, but I've definitely had those too. About nine specific rejection letters and over ten “no responses” – and those all happened over a two… Continue reading When Someone Believes in You – My Agent Story

Fiction Book Reviews

News to Share

Well, so much has been going on lately that I figure it's time for a recap...and just maybe I'll get back on track to posting at least once a week on this blog 🙂 Ever hopeful! God has an amazing way of surprising us with more than we expect. I've been pursuing writing for the… Continue reading News to Share

Fiction Book Reviews

Fired Up by Mary Connealy

Mary Connealy lights another delightful spark with her usual concoction of sassy women and stubborn men in her latest release Fired Up. From an avalanche to a measles outbreak to a mysterious fire and a host of other troubles, self-taught Dr. Dare Riker and widow, Glynna Greer, find there's better cooking going on in their… Continue reading Fired Up by Mary Connealy

Christian authors, God's grace, inspirational fiction

Springs of Inspiration with Mary Connealy

Okay - I have every book this woman has ever written...except her newest one. But I can assure you that as soon as I can find my purse (we moved to a new house this weekend. I can't find anything), then I'm off to BUY it!!! Mary Connealy is not only a wonderful and quite… Continue reading Springs of Inspiration with Mary Connealy

Christian authors

Springs of Inspiration Blog Tour

Time for my 'seasonal' blog tour with tips, clips, and hints from some of your favorite authors. Starting March 5th, I will be hosting authors 3 times a week to share one of their favorite inspirational scenes from their novels AND one of their favorite inspirational verses. When times are dry, writing slow, or life… Continue reading Springs of Inspiration Blog Tour

Christian authors, Fiction Book Reviews, God's grace

The Yearning

Tomorrow is the first day of Advent - the time in which many Christians celebrate the 'coming of the Messiah'. Emmanuel - God with Us. In celebration of this wonderful God-gift and in anticipation of His coming, our choir is singing a series of fantastic choir anthems. The first song is a new arrangement known… Continue reading The Yearning

Fiction Book Reviews

Friends in ‘westerly’ places

While at ACFW I have the wonderful opportunity to meet people I'd only chatted with online. Of course, meeting the fabulous FIFITEEN of Seekerville is always a delight - and getting to hug on my fellow Alley Cats from The Writers Alley was another joy.   But I also got to meet marvelous ladies like… Continue reading Friends in ‘westerly’ places

Christian authors, God's grace, inspirational fiction

Conference Tips with Mary Connealy

Well, if you've been a frequent follower of this blog, you're already well aware of what a Connealy fan I am. I happily own all of her books, and look forward to her newest releases- especially more of the Kincaid Brides series. Now, let me tell you that one of the highlights of my first… Continue reading Conference Tips with Mary Connealy

Christian authors, inspirational fiction

Conference Tips with Kaye Dacus

Having just read her newest novel, Ransome's Quest, all I have to say is LISTEN TO WHAT THIS AUTHOR SAYS! Kaye Dacus has not only written an intriguing historical series in The Ransom Trilogy, she's mostly known for her wonderful contemporary novels like The Brides of Bonneterre and The Matchmakers series. A few things I personally appreciate… Continue reading Conference Tips with Kaye Dacus

Christian authors, God's grace, inspirational fiction

Conference Tips Series

Starting next Tuesday, I'll be hosting a series about conference tips - straight from some of your favorite authors. Each have given 3 top things to remember to bring with you for your future Writers Conference -experience. So who's on the agenda for this coming week? Denise Hunter Missy Tippens Kaye Dacus Mary Connealy and....… Continue reading Conference Tips Series