Welcome!

If you enjoy history and Inspirational fiction, then you’ve come to the right place. My historical romance novels are set in the late 1800s in the Missouri Ozarks, which also happens to be where I live.

I’m an author-in-progress, currently writing book 2 in my Civil War series. In my “spare time”, I’m also a freelance writer, book reviewer, and web designer.

I hope the words of my heart encourage my readers – just like the characters in my books – to stand strong and faithful in the face of hardships. I hope they’ll be reminded to always trust the Lord’s will and rest in His redeeming love.

He is the One and Only, My Savior, my favorite Author of all.

One Day On The Page

As much as I love historical fiction, writing this genre doesn’t come without its bumps and bruises. This morning I was writing a scene tucked nicely between fiction and reality, blending my fictional friends with real-life individuals from the past. Just when one minor character was starting to really charm everyone, I discovered one tiny, yet significant detail about him.

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Outside Your Comfort Zone

Do nervous chills sweep through you, like they do me, whenever you think of that tangible line separating your comfort zone from the rest of the world? Let’s face it, that place is scary. I don’t know about you, but I hate stepping outside of my comfort zone.

In the last month, I’ve interviewed a couple people for potential article ideas. I realize that may not sound too difficult for some people, but for me it was a huge step into the unknown.

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2 Thessalonians 2:16-17

"May our Lord Jesus Christ Himself and God our Father, who has loved us and given us eternal encouragement and good hope by grace, encourage your hearts and strengthen you in every good work and word."