Book Review

The Reluctant Entertainer by Sandy Coughlin

"Okay, ladies, let’s have a show of hands. Everyone who feels like they just don’t have what it takes to pull off a successful meal or a party in your home, raise your hand. I see your nervous hands! Now, everyone who feels totally at ease and 100 percent sure of yourself as a hostess,… Continue reading The Reluctant Entertainer by Sandy Coughlin

characterizations, Cowboys, Writing

A Rare Sighting

I saw something last night that I don't see much of around here anymore, unless of course the 4-H fair is in session. And by here, I mean in the city, not that Topeka is a big city but it's the biggest in these here parts. I guess you're wanting to know what it is… Continue reading A Rare Sighting

Book Review

Don’t Kiss Him Good-bye (JF) by Sandra Byrd

It was just a kiss. A simple kiss, a quick kiss, an innocent peck because they were saying good-bye and no one was watching. But someone was watching them—me. Not that I’d meant to. I didn’t know why the kiss troubled me, but it did. I hid it well, though. Or so I thought. As… Continue reading Don’t Kiss Him Good-bye (JF) by Sandra Byrd


The Vigilante’s Bride by Yvonne Harris

Is her kidnapper the only man who can keep her safe? Robbing a stagecoach on Christmas Eve and abducting a woman passenger is the last thing Luke Sullivan expected to do. He just wanted to reclaim the money stolen from his pa, but instead ends up rescuing a feisty copper-haired woman who was on her… Continue reading The Vigilante’s Bride by Yvonne Harris

Digging Deeper, Worship through Music

Hallelujah, Hallelujah!

I wonder how many people out there truly know what the word Hallelujah means. No, don't google it if you don't already know. Not yet anyway. Hallelujah, or Alleluia, is only found in the bible four times. All occur in Revelation 19.  1And after these things I heard a great voice of much people in… Continue reading Hallelujah, Hallelujah!