FOR THE WRITER ~ Facing the Blank Page

FOR THE WRITER ~ Facing the Blank Page

Every writer faces dry times, when the words just won’t flow. That blank page (or screen) can seem like an insurmountable barrier, especially when moving from one project to the next. If you’re like me, the thought of starting a new novel both excites and overwhelms...
FOR THE HEART ~ Who’s In Control?

FOR THE HEART ~ Who’s In Control?

I’m excited to have friend and fellow author Laurie Driesen join us this month for our FOR THE HEART blog post. Laurie and I became acquainted when we were both contributing to the Putting On the New Blog. Her posts always spoke to my heart. Laurie will be...
FOR THE WRITER ~ Goal-Setting

FOR THE WRITER ~ Goal-Setting

We all have dreams…those driving pulses that spur us to action and set our souls afire. Whether small or great, each of us have deep-seeded wishes we’d like to fulfill. For me, it’s writing. Nothing ignites my creative energies like sitting down at my computer...
FOR THE HEART ~ Finding God’s Footprints

FOR THE HEART ~ Finding God’s Footprints

This week I’m introducing my FOR THE HEART blog feature. Once a month, I or my friend Laurie Driesen will share a message of hope and encouragement. I pray you are blessed. It’s amazing how vibrantly the Lord speaks through Scripture. I’ve read Psalm 77...
A Secret Recipe for the New Year

A Secret Recipe for the New Year

Christmas 2019 has come and gone. A New Year is dawning, and with it new hope and anticipation. We never quite know what the next year will bring, but whatever 2020 holds, we have the assurance the Lord is with us and will never leave us, if we are faithful to abide...
Shaking the Holiday Blues

Shaking the Holiday Blues

We all have expectations of what Christmas ought to be. For some of us, the very thought of breaking out decorations, and gathering with family to share in the story of Christ’s birth makes us shimmer with excitement. While others cower at the thought of traipsing...