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Category Archives: Plain People
My guest today is author Marta Perry, a dear firend and a great author. She is finishing up another of her great Amish romance series, the Keepers of the Promise. The book is titled THE REBEL and Marta is offering … Continue reading
The sound of something shattering woke Faith. She sprang from the bed in Mrs. Henry’s bedroom. Scant moonlight defined the shapes of furniture. “Shiloh!” she called as she hurried toward the hall. “Is thee all right?”
Faith flung open her door. Stepped into the narrow passage between the two upstairs bedrooms. “Shiloh–”
My guest today is my dear friend author Marta Perry who writes some of the best Amish romances and romantic suspense. It’s always a delight to have her stop by and share something good! Today she’s offering a copy of … Continue reading
My guest today is author Ann H Gabhart who writes stories about another sect of Plain People, the Shakers. There are no longer any active Shaker colonies but they were an active group on the American frontier at one time. Ann is offering a book giveaway and sharing her Shaker Lemon Pie Recipe. Here’s Ann: Continue reading
I have enjoyed reading many Amish romances and have invited many “Amish” authors to be my guests here. But all of us know human nature, its dark side which can pervert God’s message of love and forgiveness and substitute rules and punishment. It happens outside of the Amish culture and unfortunately inside also. Continue reading
My guest today is Amish author Olivia Newport. She is sharing about her latest Amish novel and a recipe that I WILL BE TRYING! My husband loves chocolate shortbread! Here’s Olivia: A long-time favorite family recipe? One leaps to mind … Continue reading
Here’s another I REMEMBER MAMA memory by Amish author Marta Perry: I REMEMBER MAMA By Marta Perry When I was small, my mother and I were often together with no one else around, since my brother and sister were eight … Continue reading
SO VERY SORRY–My website server burped today and so this is posted late!–Lyn I Remember Mama By Amy Clipston I REMEMBER MAMA and I would spend our Saturday mornings at the Hawthorne, NJ, movie theater when I was … Continue reading
Last September I hosted Marta Perry, Judith Miller and Ann H Gabhart, three authors who write “Plain People”–respectively Amish, Amana, and Shaker and I of course write Quaker characters. This year these authors have more Plain stories for you so … Continue reading