Christian authors, God's grace, inspirational fiction

Springs of Inspiration with Melanie Dickerson

Are you a fan of fairytales? What about fairytales with twists? Author Melanie Dickerson is known for her beautiful novels that do just that - take a familiar, classic fairytale and place it within the framework of YA medieval! Woohoo! Good stuff. Let's hear what Melanie has to add to our Springs of Inspiration series:… Continue reading Springs of Inspiration with Melanie Dickerson

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Springs of Inspiration Series

Well, I am certainly going to start this blog series, but I have to put it on hold for a week. So..... I wanted to give you an idea of the lineup starting NEXT week! Monday - Siri Mitchell starts off the week Wednesday - It's all about fairytales with Melanie Dickerson Friday - The… Continue reading Springs of Inspiration Series

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Songs of Christmas – O Come, O Come, Emmanuel

It's a song of anticipation. A song born out of years of longing and yearning for the Promised One, the Messiah. A song with the melody of a Gregorian chant and the celebrative chorus of angels. O Come O Come Emmanuel 's author is unknown, but it was supposedly written in Latin in the 12 century… Continue reading Songs of Christmas – O Come, O Come, Emmanuel

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12 Songs for Christmas Blog Series

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas - so I thought I ring in the season with a blog series to help you rock around the Christmas tree. Starting next week, some of your favorite authors will Deck the Blogosphere with some of their favorite Christmas songs. Don't miss the opportunity to learn more… Continue reading 12 Songs for Christmas Blog Series

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How will you celebrate publication?

Okay, so I've complained about my lack of time to write. Now I'm going to jump to the very opposite thought. Getting published! It's a dream every aspiring author has, and those who are already published KEEP dreaming about staying published. But that very FIRST time, is a moment of wonder and celebration. I loved… Continue reading How will you celebrate publication?

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Seasons Change – Fall Into Love with Melanie Dickerson

Well, she's been the celeb of ACFW this month with her debut novel, The Healer's Apprentice. Not only is she a beautiful writer, but a southern girl, and a friend of mine I finally got to meet IN PERSON at ACFW. Now, I have to tell this story. I was emailing Melanie about her book… Continue reading Seasons Change – Fall Into Love with Melanie Dickerson

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Last ACFW pics – I promise (mostly)

Okay, I'm going to get back to blogging after today, but I wanted to post a few more pics from my time in Indianapolis. It barely feels real now - especially since I returned back to my nonfiction world at full throttle. Got home at 8pm Monday night and back up at 6am for kids' school and… Continue reading Last ACFW pics – I promise (mostly)

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ACFW – Homeward Bound

Here are a few more pics from the weekend. I have more, but I'll show them off in stages. Right now I'm sitting in the Indy airport with a foggy brain, tired body, and thoughtful spirit. It's been a wonderful weekend, and I'm trying to digest all the things that has happened - playing them… Continue reading ACFW – Homeward Bound

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Pics from ACFW – Day #1

Here are a few pics from my first day at ACFW. What a fabulous time!!! Here I am with Harvest House author, Linore Rose Burkard. Fabulous lady and great regency author. To your left, check out a picture of me with debut author, Melanie Dickerson. Wooohooo!!! still smiling for you Melanie!

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The Healer’s Apprentice by Melanie Dickerson

Get ready for the story of Sleeping Beauty like you've never heard it before. Melanie Dickerson's debut novel weaves a tale of mystery, faith, and the center-thread of true love. Rose, the woodcutter's daughter, works to become the next Healer - a position which will give her enough status to forgo the expectations of a… Continue reading The Healer’s Apprentice by Melanie Dickerson