Sowing Seeds of Hope

Sowing Seeds of Hope

When you look at the above photo, what do you see? Many see tilled earth on an empty garden plot. I see hope, promise. Consistent rains this spring resulted in a late start with not only field crops but our garden as well. Though you can’t see the array of seeds...
Interview + Giveaway with Amy Anguish

Interview + Giveaway with Amy Anguish

I’m thrilled to have fellow Mantle Rock Publishing author, Amy Anguish with me today, sharing about her writing journey and her most recent novel, Faith and Hope. You’ll have a chance to win a copy at the end of the interview! It’s great to have you,...
Dreams Take Time ~ Don’t Give Up

Dreams Take Time ~ Don’t Give Up

When I was in high school, I saw a PBS film entitled, My Brilliant Career, based on the true story of a sixteen year old girl who had written and published a book. I was mesmerized by the idea. When my high school English teacher urged me to enter a local college...
The Power of Story

The Power of Story

Over the weekend, my husband and I went to see the movie, Breakthrough. It was an amazing true story of a fourteen-year-old Missouri boy who fell through the ice and was without vital signs for a full hour. While his mother prayed for the Lord to breathe life back...
Road Trip Treasures

Road Trip Treasures

As a historical author, it’s always fun to keep an eye out for hidden treasure. Of course, I’m talking about uncovering bits of history, not real treasure. LOL! While on a recent road trip with my husband to the Smoky Mountains, we enjoyed the beauty of...
Finding Your Niche

Finding Your Niche

Several years ago, my family moved our membership to a small, rural church with less than fifty active members. We love the family atmosphere of the small congregation. A month or so after we started attending, a plea was made for someone to make a new church...