Snow Globe Travelers Cover Reveal!

Today, I’m excited to share the cover for Snow Globe Travelers: Samuel’s Legacy, my debut middle-grade novel releasing this spring! Somehow, having a cover makes it more real. It’s really happening! The Story Twelve-year-old Sarah Ann Reisende’s father left before her third birthday. She longs to find him, but she never expected the path wouldContinue reading “Snow Globe Travelers Cover Reveal!”

Get Angry, Fight Back (Lands Uncharted)

I’m on Lands Uncharted today, talking about life, death, and loving other people. Grief sucks. IT. SUCKS! But death reminds us life is precious. We should love others as we love ourselves. Be kind and encouraging. Seek to serve and be forgiving. We should walk away when someone doesn’t welcome us. Refuse to pour energyContinue reading “Get Angry, Fight Back (Lands Uncharted)”

Endless Press Runner-Up

My story “Steampunk Circus” was runner-up in the Endless Press Realm Makers Scholarship Contest. The winner, Lisa Godfrees, became a staff member during the contest and graciously passed on the scholarship to me. I am going to Realm Makers this year! This is an answered prayer! Thank you, Lord! Thank you, Lisa! Thank you, EndlessContinue reading “Endless Press Runner-Up”

Love Thy Villain

I have a soft spot for villains. To be clear, there’s no sinister plot lurking here. I strive to love everyone, to be forgiving and kind. So then, why is it so easy to relate to the antagonist in a story, sometimes more than the hero? Villains are the antithesis of loving, forgiving, and kind.Continue reading “Love Thy Villain”