Cynthia Roemer is an Inspirational Historical Romance author from rural Illinois. She and her husband, Marvin, have been married for twenty-six years and have two college-aged sons. They enjoy quiet living and God’s wondrous creation on their 300 acre farm.
Cynthia’s thirst for writing began her junior year of high school, when her short-story won first place in a local college writing contest. She went on to pursue a career in writing by earning a B.A. in English (with an emphasis on Creative Writing) from U of I of Springfield, IL in 1988. Since then, Cynthia has had over 100 articles and short-stories printed in various Christian teen and adult publications.
Her Prairie Sky Series consists of three Inspirational Historical Romance novels set in the mid-1800s, the first of which , Under This Same Sky, released with Mantle Rock Publishing April 28th, 2017. Book Two: Under Prairie Skies, released in April of 2018. Book Three in the series, Under Moonlit Skies, released September 10th, 2019. To stay up-to-date on her WIP and to gain inside information about characters, sales, and giveaways, sign up for her Author Newsletter.
Cynthia is a regular contributor to Sowing Seeds of Hope Blog, a collective of various Christian posts for writers and readers. It is her ardent prayer that the Lord will plant seeds of hope into the lives of those who read her work.
When she isn’t writing, Cynthia enjoys spending time with her family, taking walks and motorcycle rides in the country, biking, gardening, and reading.
In June, 2014 she was chosen as a Finalist in the ACFW Genesis Contest and Semi-Finalist in 2015.
In October 2014, she was named Historical/Historical Romance Category Winner in the Writer’s of the West Phoenix Rattler Contest.
More recently, she was named a Finalist in the 2016 Olympia Contest.
This week on FOR THE READER I'm highlighting Book 2 in my Prairie Sky Series, Under Prairie Skies! “As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another.” (Proverbs 27:17) Have you ever noticed that the Lord often makes us face our fears? He knows just the right...read more