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Announcement!!!

If you saw my Facebook post last week, you know that I had some exciting news coming. Well, today I'm ready to share... on my side bar you'll see my goals. TURN IN PROPOSAL BY January 15th. I turned that proposal in, and it was rejected. No, don't get all sad for me because I… Continue reading Announcement!!!

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When the Stars Go Dim

I recently bought a book on Wattpad, a community of writers and readers, and decided to try and build readership by posting chapters of a new story that began as a creative non-fiction piece. If you want to see what Wattpad is about go to the link provided and see my story. You can also… Continue reading When the Stars Go Dim

hymnals, Uncategorized, Writing

It Is Well

I've received a few messages from readers looking forward to my next book. Thank you for your encouragement. It's been a little harder than I believed it would be to write, but I'm pushing through life, the lack of motivation and time constraints. Even if I only type 50 new words, it's progress, and each… Continue reading It Is Well

Threefold Strand

For a Lifetime ~ Patricia Johns

I was reading a gossip magazine a few months ago, and an actress was talking about her recent engagement. "Oh, I hope I don't sound too soppy," she gushed. "But I really do believe that he and I are meant to be... at this point in our lives." OUCH. At this point in our lives?… Continue reading For a Lifetime ~ Patricia Johns

24 Days of Christmas, Author Event

25th Day of Christmas~Christina Rich

The winner of Diane’s books are Maria Michaels. Congratulations, Maria! Now, on to my own Christmas memory. Truth be told I have many fond Christmas memories, from the time I must have been five and my parents took me out for a Christmas Eve drive in search of Santa only to hear him 'ho, ho,… Continue reading 25th Day of Christmas~Christina Rich

24 Days of Christmas, Author Event

24th Day of Christmas~Diane Burke

The winners of Ruthy’s books are Stephanie, Ginger and Belle. Congratulations, Ladies! Now, on to Diane’s Christmas memory. Christmas was literally the most wonderful time of the year for me. Being one of seven siblings who were scattered throughout the United States, it was difficult for us to get together with any regularity. But we… Continue reading 24th Day of Christmas~Diane Burke

24 Days of Christmas, Author Event

23rd Day of Christmas~Ruth Logan Herne

The winner of Merrillee’s book and ornament is Karen Collier. Congratulations, Karen! Now, on to Ruthy’s Christmas memory. How can someone who loves Christmas have one favorite???? I think my favorite though, was nearly thirty-five years ago. My sister-in-law and brother-in-law's first child... a little boy named Alan.... had passed away at six months old,… Continue reading 23rd Day of Christmas~Ruth Logan Herne

24 Days of Christmas, Author Event

22nd Day of Christmas~Merrillee Whren

The winner of Jan’s book is Jane Ruddy. Congratulations, Jane! Now, on to Merrillee's Christmas memory.   My favorite Christmas memory is from the year that my mother-in-law turned 75. Her birthday was on Christmas, so we always had a fun time celebrating her birthday as well as Christmas. That year my daughters had a… Continue reading 22nd Day of Christmas~Merrillee Whren

24 Days of Christmas, Author Event

21st Day of Christmas~Jan Drexler

The winner of Jean’s prize is Melanie Pike. Congratulations, Melanie! Now, on to Jan’s Christmas memory. Since my husband and I got married just over thirty-one years ago, we have moved too many times. We’ve lived in six different states (one of them twice), and had a child in four of them. When a family… Continue reading 21st Day of Christmas~Jan Drexler

24 Days of Christmas, Author Event

20th Day of Christmas~Jean C. Gordan

The winner of Missy’s prize is Angela Chesnut. Congratulations, Angela! Now, on to Jean’s Christmas memory. For me Christmas is family, love and thinking of others. My favorite memory is a combination of two memories many years apart. Our first Christmas as a married couple, my husband and I were struggling college students 3,000 miles… Continue reading 20th Day of Christmas~Jean C. Gordan