Lessons from Lord of the Rings

For the past two weeks at Inkspirational Messages we’ve been sharing lessons we’ve learned from Lord of the Rings and other popular fantasy series. Today I’m talking about perseverance, how Frodo pressed on through impossible circumstances. http://inkspirationalmessages.com/a-lesson-in-perseverance-from-lotr/ I’d would love to hear if you have any favorite lessons learned from the LOTR series.

Celebrating 5 Years With the Inkspers

I’m over at Inkspirational Messages today as we’re celebrating our Five Year Anniversary! Wow, it’s hard to believe that the Inkspers have been together that long! http://inkspirationalmessages.com/still-riding-the-roller-coaster/ We’re also offering a giveaway–an Inksper mug plus a surprise bundle of books–but the contest ends today, Friday, March 13, 2015! So, hurry on over to Inkspirational Messages Read More

Inkspirational Tree

I love the pics I see on Facebook of Christmas trees created out of books, so I just had to give it a try myself. Now this is just a small created using the novels written by fellow Inkspirational Messages contributors Lorna Seilstad, Shannon Taylor Vannatter, Rose Ross Zediker, and myself. This isn’t all the books Read More

PIECES OF GRANITE – Now Available in Paperback!

Yeah! Pieces of Granite is finally available in paperback! Just in time for Christmas! Only $13.29 on Amazon! Paperback | Kindle | Nook Other News: I’m visiting Miranda Uyeh’s To Be A Person blog today. She asks some unique and fun questions. Would love for you to stop by! http://mautobeaperson.com/2014/12/05/author-scoop-chatting-moments-with-brenda-s-anderson/ Plus, today’s my blogging day Read More

Blog Hopping Today!

I woke up this morning to learn I’m traveling all over the blogosphere today! I’d love it if you’d travel with me! My friend and critique partner, Shannon Taylor Vannatter, invited me to her romance blog (Inkslinger) to share real-life romance. So I talk about how my husband and I met (not terribly romantic!). But Read More

Inkspirational Messages Auction Items

The American Christian Fiction Writers (ACFW) organization is holding a silent auction this week to raise funds for their foundation and scholarship fund. This fund provides scholarships toward the national ACFW conference plus local-chapter scholarships. The ladies at Inkspirational Messages have contributed a Book & Starbucks bundle that has something for almost all readers: 1 Read More