Hidden Among the Stars ~ My Review

Hidden Among the Stars ~ My Review

It’s been a couple of months since I’ve posted a book review. I very much enjoyed this inspirational historical novel by Melanie Dobson. Hidden Among the Stars touched my heart in a special way. It’s a complex, well thought out split-time tale...
Interview + Giveaway with Michelle De Bruin

Interview + Giveaway with Michelle De Bruin

Joining us today is fellow MRP author, Michelle De Bruin. She has graciously offered to give away a PRINT COPY of her debut novel, Hope For Tomorrow. Be sure to stick around until the end to enter! How long have you been writing, Michelle? ~ I’ve been writing ever...
5 Keys To Starting Your New Year Off Right

5 Keys To Starting Your New Year Off Right

The New Year is upon us. 2019. Wow! I love the sense of excitement and anticipation at the brink of a new year. There’s just something satisfying in knowing the old is past and something new is coming. It’s a time to reflect and ponder, but also forge...
It Really Is A Wonderful Life

It Really Is A Wonderful Life

Last night my family and I watched my favorite Christmas movie, “It’s a Wonderful Life.” Though I’ve most likely seen it twenty times or more throughout my lifetime, I never tire of its endearing characters and poignant message. For those who...
The Old State House ~ Novel Research Part 2

The Old State House ~ Novel Research Part 2

In researching for a novel, often I gather much more information than needed–partly out of a love for learning about the past, and partly so that I can be as accurate as possible in my writing. While on our trip to visit the First National Road Interactive...
Interview + Giveaway with Sharon K. Connell

Interview + Giveaway with Sharon K. Connell

Today I welcome author Sharon K Connell as my guest. Following the interview, there will be a chance to win 3 of her books so be sure to stick around until the end! Thanks for joining me today, Sharon. Can you share a bit about your writing journey and how long...
The True Measure of Success

The True Measure of Success

The world likes to define success by the measure of fame and fortune a person achieves. But in my morning devotions, I came across a definition of success that really gave me something to ponder. In my Bible footnotes, it defined success in God’s eyes as, “faithfully...
Interview +Giveaway with Elaine Stock

Interview +Giveaway with Elaine Stock

I’m honored to have inspirational author Elaine Stock as my guest today sharing about her writing and offering a GIVEAWAY!! Stick around for your chance to enter after the interview! ~ What is your favorite part of the writing process? Once I get past the very...
Discovering The First National Road

Discovering The First National Road

One of the joys of writing historical novels is the research involved. Recently, I stumbled across a bit of Illinois history that fit well with my WIP (work in progress). Check out my previous post: Novel Research ~ Making it Fun to learn more about my discovery of...
Hope ~ The Promise of Something Better

Hope ~ The Promise of Something Better

Today I’m honored to have Beth Westcott as my guest. She shares a message of the origin of hope and why it matters. She’s is offering an e-book copy of her debut novel, Meadow Song. Stick around to the end for the Rafflecopter Giveaway! Hope ~ The Promise...