Ella – A Historical Twist On a Beloved Fairytale

How Lisa brought Ella to life in her novel:  My publisher, Forget Me Not Romances, asked for a historical retelling of one of the Disney princesses. As a young boy, one of my son Joel’s favourtie books was Cinderella. In the version we read, one of the ugly stepsisters looked a lot like me and […]

Visiting the Throne Room

Peace. It’s something I’d like to wear as a garment all day long, every day. But let me be realistic. That doesn’t happen. Especially with my dramatic, melancholy personality. Some days I feel my blood pressure rising, panic on the edge of my nerves, and worry digging a hole in my stomach. So frequently during […]

From Towers to Lighthouses – A Modern Spin on a Beloved Classic

Welcome, fellow author Christina Lorenzen. I can’t wait for readers to discover Christina’s modern-day story of the classic fairy-tale, Rapunzel. Rapunzel has always been my favorite fairy tale. It’s actually not about the hair or the tower in the sky where she was held prisoner until her daring escape. While all these things do make […]

Tumbling Into Love

I discovered Gail Gaymer Martin’s books when I first started writing Christian fiction. I especially enjoyed her “how to” book on writing the Christian romance. Tumbling into Love gets my endorsement. Claire Howard is traveling across the Southwest with her friend when disaster strikes. But it’s not all bad as she meets the intriguing Trevor […]

Walking By Faith

“Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see.” Hebrews 11:1. That’s the Biblical definition of faith. Faith is believing that God will do what he promises. Days from now, or even months or years. Possibly not even in our lifetime. So what does our faith […]