I really should be working on my current manuscript, but I have something that I need to say as a minister, as a wife, as a mom, and as an author. First, I need to ask forgiveness to many. In our (mine and Cody's) efforts to be about our Father's business, we lost sight of … Continue reading A Heart to Heart
I'm excited to announce the release of my novella, Dear Author, an introduction to a fictional town set in Kansas and very close to my heart. It is also part of A Christmas Love Letter collection. Dear Author When Janie Mason agrees to write editorials featuring the eligible bachelors of Hopper Falls, she hopes for … Continue reading New Release
I used to tease Cody about how he lacked romance. I'd say, "For a romance writer I sure did marry an unromantic man." *sigh* But he always knew how to make my heart flutter. He often insisted on opening doors and holding my hand. We often slept holding hands. And then he would do things … Continue reading Treasure
One month ago today, I had no reason to believe God would not heal you. In fact, I remained on the outskirts and allowed others to tend you. Your mama combed your hair, caressing your head, your daughters gathered around holding your hands, your son stayed by your side, your dad, Joyce, my parents, they all took turns loving on you, But I held peace, a peace that baffled those around us.
For an author there is nothing more exciting than... well, several things. Getting the call, signing a contract, receiving edits, reading reviews (sometimes), and of course seeing the art department bring your book to life. I love every cover Love Inspired has created for my stories, and here is the latest, due out November 8, … Continue reading Cover Reveal!!!
I've just finished up what I believe is my last round of edits for The Negotiated Marriage and I have to say that after writing it, and reading over it multiple times, and editing it several more, I'm not sick of this story. I still love it. I love Camy and I love Duncan. And … Continue reading The Negotiated Marriage ~ Back Cover Blurb
I was blessed with a new bible this morning. Some of you have probably seen them advertised for the last several months, others of you might have been admiring the unique journal bible as readers posted their artistic pages on facebook. I know I had been. Waiting patiently. Longingly. As an author, an artist, and … Continue reading Crimson Thread