One year ago today, my novel was published. It was a long time coming. I started writing this book so long ago. Like all of us, as we grow and change over the years, it changed too. But it was always about family, adoption, and love. To celebrate the anniversary of finally chasing my dreams… Continue reading Chasing Dreams – Book Anniversary
Tell the story. Tell your story. For far too long I've known it was time to tell my story. There's a story to share, because by God's grace, I am not where I was. There's a story to tell because He has redeemed and restored me. I need to share my story. But beyond that, I'm… Continue reading Tell the Story
A year ago today, I posted this photo on Instagram & Facebook. I had finally finished editing my novel, Chasing Hope. This novel, set in beautiful Beaufort, NC, had taken me far too long to write. Over the years, as I grew and changed, the novel did too. In many ways I'm thankful for that.… Continue reading Hold Fast to Your Dreams
Brushing a girl's hair behind her ear once a day will solve more problems than all those therapists and drugs. - Atticus I'm writing a love story. I thought I was stuck. Last weekend, I thought I'd never get past this mess of my own heart. The pieces still broken - fearing hope. But the… Continue reading A Love Story in Progress
He's going in a book.
Life is short. There is no better time to say what needs to be said. There is no better time to chase after those dreams. I've stayed quiet when I wanted to speak. I've not written words that needed to be written. And I've put off what is most on my heart. Why? Fear… Continue reading Say it. Write it. Do it.
If I can be outside, I'm going to be outside. Thankfully, the weather has turned just slightly here in the south. It's still humid. But our days have cooled just enough that being outside isn't torture anymore. That is always good for my soul. Now to get back to work on book two of Macon… Continue reading Where I Work
I recently started a series about Beaufort, NC. You can catch up on the first couple of posts here & here. I haven't written in a couple of weeks because I have quite literally spent nearly all of my free time working on an update to my book, Chasing Hope. I switched the way my book will… Continue reading More from Beaufort North Carolina!
In my last post, I mentioned that I'd share more Beaufort, NC inspiration. I'm back today to share a handful of homes from Front Street. Beaufort's beautiful homes can be found throughout the old town area. But I do have to admit that I'm partial to the homes that face Taylor's Creek and Carrot Island.… Continue reading Beaufort’s Beautiful Homes