Friday Writing

Happy Friday Friends!! 🙂 In an effort to begin writing again, I thought it might be fun to share this very rough, first draft of a story I’d begun to pen last year. It takes place in the early 1900’s, in Raleigh, North Carolina, when the capital city was beginning to boom. I’m normally not a…

First Impressions

First Impressions Written by: Debra White Smith Publisher: Bethany House Publishers Amazon A brief summary from Debra White Smith: If you’re a Jane Austen fan, you’ll love the engaging characters, contemporary situations, issues of faith, and the intricacies of love in Debra White Smith’s updated retelling of Austen’s endearing stories. When Eddi Boswick is cast as Elizabeth,…

A Light on a Hill

A Light on a Hill Written by: Connilyn Cossette Publisher: Bethany House Publishers Month, Year: February, 2018 Amazon | CBD A brief summary from Connilyn Cossette: Seven years ago, Moriyah was taken captive in Jericho and branded with the mark of the Canaanite gods. Now the Israelites are experiencing peace in their new land, but Moriyah has yet…

A Chance At Forever

A Chance at Forever Written by: Melissa Jagears Publisher: Bethany House Publishers Month, Year: March, 2017 Amazon | CBD | B+N A brief summary from Melissa Jagears: In early 1900s Kansas, Mercy McClain, determined to protect Teaville’s children from the bullying she experienced as a child, finds fulfillment working at the local orphanage and serving on the school board. When Aaron…

Red, White, & Blue Crisp

Wow, ya’ll. The past two months have blurred by! I’m not sure where June went, or how we are even in July, but things have been downright crazy! In May I turned the big 3-0. *gasp* I wasn’t too nervous about it and celebrated the day with family, but its still super weird to think…

Just Let Go + Giveaway

About the Book Title: Just Let Go Author: Courtney Walsh Release Date: June 5, 2018 Genre: Contemporary Romance For Quinn Collins, buying the flower shop in downtown Harbor Pointe fulfills a childhood dream, but also gives her the chance to stick it to her mom, who owned the store before skipping town twenty years ago…

An Amish Christmas Love

An Amish Christmas Love Written by: Beth Wiseman, Amy Clipston, Ruth Reed, & Kelly Irvin Publisher: Thomas Nelson Month, Year: September, 2017 Amazon A brief summary from Thomas Nelson: Winter Kisses by Beth Wiseman Three generations of Stoltzfus women are all living under the same roof. At twenty-five, Naomi has never been married, and both her…

Really Woolly Christmas Blessings

Really Woolly Christmas Blessings Written by: Bonnie Rickner Jensen Publisher: Thomas Nelson Month, Year: October 2017 Amazon | CBD A brief summary from Thomas Nelson: Children will learn to count their blessings along with the adorable little Really Woolly lamb and his friends! Featuring a sweet rhyming text and prayers that celebrate Jesus’ birth and the countless…

The Captured Bride + Giveaway

About the Book Title: The Captured Bride Author: Michelle Griep Release Date: June 1, 2018 Genre: Historical Romance A war-torn countryside is no place for a lady—but Mercy Lytton is a lady like none other. Raised amongst the Mohawks, she straddles two cultures, yet each are united in one cause . . . to defeat…

The Heart Between Us

The Heart Between Us Written by: Lindsay Harrel Publisher: Thomas Nelson Month, Year: March, 2018 Amazon | CBD | B+N A brief summary from Thomas Nelson: Megan Jacobs always wished for a different heart. Her entire childhood was spent in and out of hospitals, sitting on the sidelines while her twin sister Crystal played all the…