Noises in the Night

A poem for this Halloween season! It’s time to rest, dark has come. There’s no more day, the night has won. Take this time to go to sleep. Close your eyes, DO NOT PEEK! I’m here below, under your bed. Dangle your feet. Lay…

To Die To Live by Jason Hershey

When I first started reading To Die To Live, I had a feeling it was going to be sad. I just knew that something was going to happen that I couldn’t control. Because once again, I didn’t write it! To Die To Live by Jason Hershey…

The Reader by Traci Chee

  You guys! This book… wow! I was so excited to find The Reader: Book One of Sea of Ink and Gold by Traci Chee out in BAM when my husband and I went a couple of weeks ago. I had seen all of the advertising of this book…

NaNoWriMo

Since I’ve announced my book, I’ve been working on it nonstop. All of my “extra time” has gone to this book. I am very excited and committed to it this time! I enjoy posting my process with everyone, because it not only holds me…

A new escapade!

This year has been a very eventful year for me. I have overcome so many personal obstacles and I have been able to express myself so much more. I am so happy to be able to make this new announcement! Yes, another one of my adventures coming to light! Some…

Riley Unlikely

Riley Unlinkely by Riley Banks-Snyder with Lisa Velthouse, is a beautifully heart touching story about Riley’s journey to Africa as a missionary. Her aunt and uncle plan a trip to Africa for missionary work and Riley felt led to go with them. While there, Riley faces a…

My First Stephen King Book.

If you know me, you know that I am a scaredy cat! I am afraid of the dark, anything paranormal, small spaces, and clowns! Who writes about those better than the King? Stephen King that is, not Elvis. This Fall, in my book club, I noticed that people were starting…

A Love Made New

A Love Made New by Kathleen Fuller is an Amish romance novel. It was written as #3 to the Amish of Birch Creek novel series. Unfortunately, I haven’t read the others. So reading this one was a challenge for me. Not only do I have a hard time…

Let's Be Real

I’m the type of person that enjoys encouraging other people. I love being positive and sharing it with other people. I love seeing progress and improvement. I am all for helping other people! But life is not all smiles and butterflies. There are moments when I am negative…

Greater than Gold

Greater than Gold by David Boudia is a book about the ultimate redemption! I was immediately drawn to this book because I am a fan of the summer Olympics. David Boudia is easily recognizable as a great diver and Olympic icon. Seeing that he had written a book about his…