I’m Back … Sort of.

I thought I’d only been absent from blogging for a few weeks. But I checked the date stamp of my last post. September 21. Seriously? Has it really been that long? To be honest, September was a blur. I don’t even remember October. And now we’re already into the second week of November. Here’s a […]

Update From My Writing Desk: Another Release

I hope you don’t mind, but I have a little more good news to share. In addition to the Chicken Soup: Devotionals for Mothers (updated release date is October 3rd), I’ve also been informed that one of my stories will be included in Chicken Soup: Christmas Magic, to be released October 12. This is another […]

Update From My Writing Desk

The life of a writer is feast or famine. Predominantly famine. But the past couple of weeks have been more feast-like, and I’m not complaining! Last Monday I found out my article “Frugal Friendship” was featured in MOPS International, Inc. MomsNext E-zine. To read the article, click here. It’s a short piece on creative ways […]

Freedom Writers

“It is for freedom that Christ has set us free. Stand firm, then, and do not let yourselves be burdened again by a yoke of slavery.” ~ Galatians 5:1 The abundance of our American freedom has eroded our ability to appreciate it. Most of us have no concept of a lack of freedom. We’ve grown […]

Why Every Good Writer Should Be in Therapy

Recently I went to see a counselor, the reasons for which are inconsequential and entirely anti-climactic. I like to do health-checks on the state of my spirit and mind as much as I’m committed to maintaining a healthy body. As I sat there speaking with this very wise woman, I kept thinking about the vast […]