More Presence for Christmas.

Hey, everyone! Letting you know this will be my last post for 2019, but I’ll resurface with weekly story-style devotions on January 3rd, 2020.  I’m currently in one of my happy places at the beach where my mind becomes more clear to write. Yes, full view of the ocean, the sunrise greeting me daily-even if […]

Insatiable: Begging the King of Kings for a King

My God will meet all your needs according to His glorious riches in Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:19 (NIV) Thanksgiving. That one day of the year I allow myself to indulge in crazy amounts of food because, well, often momma is the one who’s prepared it. That and I honestly love the rich and savory taste […]

Just Wanted to Tell You I Love You. ❤️

Since you are precious and honored in My sight and because I love you… Isaiah 43:4 (NIV) A text brightened the screen of my cell while I was hammering away at the keyboard, keeping up with social media, responding to email, chiseling workable story out of my current work in progress. Eyes weary. Mind abuzz, […]

Unreleasable: You Are Mine.

I have summoned you by name; you are mine. Isaiah 43:1b (NIV) Today my debut inspirational romance –Call to Love– is officially released. (Exhibit A to the right – countdown at ZERO days). Pardon me while I indulge in a ridiculous shout for joy!!! The ability to string a few words together to express what this […]

Yes, Lord, Please Put Words in My Mouth.

“I have put my words in your mouth and covered you with the shadow of my hand-” Isaiah 51:16 (NIV) As an author who works fervently to communicate her meaning clearly —well aware there are variables beyond her control— I wholeheartedly agree with the familiar rebuttal, “Don’t put words in my mouth.”  No one wants […]