In celebration of my birthday this week, we're going to look at birthday cakes! I'm also going to share one of my favorite dessert recipes with you. Before the Lord led me to write full time, I had dreamed of owning a bakery. Now I only decorate wedding cakes and birthday cakes for my children.… Continue reading Birthday Cake 2016
You can tell a lot about a person by the things they're attracted to. One of the techniques authors often use in character development is creating a pin board for their character, so they can better understand the mind and personality of their character. The beauty of a pin board is that you can connect… Continue reading Get to Know Me at a Glance
I was challenged by a fellow blogger to list my 10 favorite characters from the endless supply of hit movies and tv shows. This challenge was much harder than I expected. It seems that simply choosing 10 favorite movies was much easier than choosing favorite characters. Choosing a character is somehow deeper. When my list… Continue reading My Favorite Movie/TV Characters
I want to share my personal testimony with you today. If you're willing to share your testimony with me, I'd love to hear it. You can email it or post it publically. If you have any questions, I'd love to talk with you. Again, feel free to email me! I attended a church program when… Continue reading My Testimony
For those that don't know, Maple Grove, the fictional town from my Ancient Words Series, is based on a real town -- my hometown: Wartrace, Tennessee. Wartrace, like so many other quaint towns, have a history all its own that is unique and special to those that call it home. Borrowed from the Chamber of… Continue reading Walk the Streets of Maple Grove
Pull out your Bible and let's chat! I'm going to answer a few simple questions this morning about my personal Bible and I hope you'll do the same. I have a feeling we'll learn a lot about one another just by comparing Bibles. 🙂 What translation do you study from the most? My aunt bought… Continue reading Bible Chat!
I have 1 final book in need of a cover. Come help me select the last cover to join the Ancient Words Family!
I'm celebrating a special birthday with a giveaway!
Last week I shared the story behind my novel, Where Can I Flee. If you missed it, you can catch the full story here. For the sake of a quick recap, I'll tell you simply that I hadn't planned to write the story at all. And when I did decide to write it, WCIF was… Continue reading When God Intervenes
Would it shock you to know that Where Can I Flee was an afterthought? More than an afterthought, it was meant to play second fiddle. On July 3, 2012 a story was born. It always amazes me at how random those moments are. I wasn't expecting anything special to happen that day. I've tinkered with… Continue reading Humble Beginnings