Spotlight Shining on Jenna Brandt

About the book:  Lord William Almonbury is the spare heir, allowing him the freedom to travel the world and marry for love. Inheriting his father’s viscountship was never in the cards, but when both his brother and father become ill, William is summoned home to take over the family affairs. When Debbey met and married […]

Welcome, Author Laura Hilton

About the book: After her fiancé dies in a buggy accident, Lydia Hershberger is invited to Jamesport to manage her Mennonite aunt’s gift store while her aunt and uncle are on a mission trip. While there, Lydia gets acquainted with her aentie’s best friend, Bethel Bontrager, and her grown son, Caleb. Lydia is surprised to […]

A PEEK INSIDE: Letting Go, the setting

Letting Go takes place in rural Alabama. Maybe like the town where you live. Since our little community had a population of 750, I understand country life.  Our house was actually situated in Blount county between two small towns. Ella’s and Zack’s town was a bit larger because they had a hospital and Wal-Mart. But […]

A Peek Into: Almond Street Mission

Almond Street Mission is patterned after the real life mission in Birmingham, Alabama. The Jimmie Hale Mission. I had the privilege of touring the mission while doing research for the book.   Glorilyn Neilson’s youngest brother, Tannon, still a teen, has gone missing. To complicate matters, she lost her father a year prior. Now the […]

A Peek Into: Almond Street Mission

The story behind the story: a true incident that sparked an idea for a scene in Almond Street Mission: Almond Street Mission tells the story of Glorilyn Neilson whose younger brother, Tannon, has gone missing, hurling her entire family into turmoil. Prayer and volunteering at the local homeless shelter fills the empty, lonely hours. One […]

A Peek Into: Almond Street Mission

The characters: Glorilyn Neilson – the young teacher whose brother goes missing. One evening she’s attacked in the alley by a large, burly vagrant.       Caleb Jeremiah Goodman – handsome, mysterious homeless man  who saves Glorilyn from the potential rape       Aldo Beam – drug addict.  Trying to save Aldo, Caleb […]

A Peek Into: Almond Street Mission

The homeless shelter in Almond Street Mission is patterned after the Jimmie Hale Mission in Birmingham, Alabama. Later in the month, I’d like to share more about this amazing ministry that assists those who find themselves on the street.  When Glorilyn Neilson’s nineteen-year-old brother, Tannon, goes missing without a trace, she’s frantic. Prayer and volunteering […]

News Flash

All you Elaine Stock fans. I have a news flash for you. Elaine’s next novel, Her Good Girl, is listed for a super Pre-Order price of only 99 cents.    Amazon Grab your copy now!!     Sometimes digging deep frees you to bloom. Sadie Tremont’s will to survive is killing her. Almost 18, she’s […]

Spotlight on Author Christina Lorenzen

Merry Christmas, Christina and welcome. About the book:  Blindsided by a broken engagement, Jacy Penna hastily throws an overnight bag together and leaves New York City, heading to the place that never changes – her grandmother’s house in the small town of Marion, Massachusetts. But in her haste she forgot about Zach Silva, the local […]

A PEEK IN PICTURES: Almond Street Mission

Almond Street Mission takes a look into life on the streets. Caleb Jeremiah Goodman answers a call the Lord has placed on his heart and goes homeless. Only thing, when he winds up at the Almond Street Mission in El Camino, California, and saves gorgeous Glorilyn Neilson from assault, he doesn’t count on falling in […]