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

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

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

Thoughts on Christian Fiction

  Author friend Nicole Petrino-Salter invited me to her blog, Into the Fire, to share my thoughts on Christian fiction. Please come on over and join in the conversation: And Nicole also graced me with a very thoughtful review of Hungry for Home. You can read that here: Thank you, Nicole, for always Read More

Happy Book Birthday, Sharon Hinck!

Anyone who’s walked the I-wanna-be-published path, knows that path is an an extremely difficult one to travel, and you can’t go it alone. You need family, friends, peers, and mentors to walk alongside you, guiding you, holding your hand, lifting you up when you get knocked down. I’ve been blessed with a great crowd walking Read More