Laughter Lifts the Heart
Several years into it, and this blog still refuses to be categorized. It's eclectic and includes everything from writing posts to snippets from my ordinary life.
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A Clearing in the Wild, a Review
Book Details Historical Women’s Fiction at its most compelling. Based on the true story of Emma Wagner Giesy, a Christian pilgrim from Missouri to Washington state in the 1850s, this novel illustrates the challenges a young, outspoken woman faces as … Continue reading
Free on Kindle during the week of April 12, 2020! All the novellas in A Southern Season, including my 2019 Selah Award finalist, Ice Melts in Spring, are set in the great American south, from the Gulf of Mexico, where … Continue reading
Just in Time for the New Year!
From my own Selah Finalist, Ice Melts in Spring, to Ane Mulligan’s Christmas delight, A Magnolia Blooms in Winter, with Eva Marie Everson’s Lillie Beth in Summer and Claire Fullerton’s Through an Autumn Window, all four wonderful stories in this collection can be … Continue reading
Trouble Comes in Threes
By now, I reckon everyone knows I’ve been battling insurance companies and cancer this year. Basically, I’m good, now. I rang the bell signalling the last of my radiation treatments a couple of weeks ago. All that’s left is 12 … Continue reading
Posted in Personal Tagged biopsy, blood pressure, breast cancer, cancer, christian, faith, God, heart issues, Her 2 Positive, Herceptin, Jesus, lung cancer 16 Comments
Still on Vacation
This time of year belongs to MSB. Always has. In our 23 years of marriage (we just had an anniversary on November 30), the bulk of November and December have belonged to the man. I thought I had this week all planned … Continue reading
Posted in Promotion/Publicity/Marketing Tagged Brad Seggie, christian, Christian Fiction, Christian romance, Conspiracy Thriller, Evolution, Give the Lady a Ride, inspirational, Linda W. Yezak, Linda Yezak, Terry Burns, The Cat Lady's Secret, The Simulacrum, women's fiction, Writing in Obedience 4 Comments
Went to the doctor yesterday–all the news was good, in a way. I’m not getting better, but I’m not getting worse either. My infection indicator had sky-rocketed when the “little surprise” cropped up, but fell back down to where it … Continue reading
Posted in Devotional, Personal Tagged christian, Christianity, crucifixion, Easter, resurrection 13 Comments
I hate to say this since many of my friends write devotionals, but generally speaking, I don’t like them. Awful, isn’t it? But so many devotionals just make me feel guilty. Usually, after a long, touching story, the author asks … Continue reading
Posted in Devotional, Reading, Reviews of exceptional books Tagged christian, Christianity, devotionals, God, God's love, Jesus, Jesus Calling, Lisa Buffaloe, Lynn Mosher, Sandra Heska King, Sarah Young 12 Comments
And, We’re Off!
It’s done! Give the Lady a Ride has now been sent in query form to each agent I got excited about while researching my options. I’ve already received rejection notices from some, which is fine. I expected that. I even got a nibble … Continue reading