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Reader Spotlight – Kelly Jo!

Writers have a number of important tools in their toolbox. Computers, pencils and paper, craft books, grammar aids, conferences and classes, and so much more. And not every writer uses the same tools, but there is one thing every writer needs: reader(s). Your words might be for God’s eyes only, or yourself, for family and Read More

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Multi-Author Christian Book Fair

For those of you who happen to be in the Twin Cities area this coming weekend, I’d love for you to come visit me at the 2nd Annual Fall Book Harvest, a Minneapolis area Christian author fair. Twenty authors — including Sharon Hinck, Michelle Griep, Joseph Courtemanche, and Stacy Monson — will be greeting guests, Read More

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Spotlight on Jerri Lynn Ledford and Joseph Courtemanche

Jerri Lynn Ledford and Joseph Courtemanche both write fabulous mystery/suspense/thriller novels, and both are working toward releasing book #2 in their respective series. I do wish they’d hurry up and release them! I met Jerri around eight years ago shortly after I joined American Christian Fiction Writers (ACFW). She was assigned to my critique group Read More

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Spotlight on Stephanie Prichard + Giveaway

I first met Stephanie Prichard and her husband Don several years ago at the Colorado Christian Writers Conference. We were both just starting out, just beginning to traverse the long and seemingly circuitous writing road. Then a year or two later we met again at the Colorado conference, this time in an advanced continuing ed Read More

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Spotlight on Nicole Petrino-Salter + Giveaway

I “met” Nicole Petrino-Salter several years back via her excellent blog, Into the Fire. Here was a fellow author who shared many of the same thoughts I did about the state of Christian fiction. She’s also a huge fan of one of my favorite authors, Vince Flynn. Since meeting her, Nicole has become a dear Read More