Category Archives: Personal story

What’s the Most Romantic Book You’ve Ever Read?

What’s the Most Romantic Book You’ve Ever Read? Which and Why?   I’ve read many romances over the years, starting in high school with the late Georgette Heyer.  These are three of my favorites of hers. A twentieth century author, … Continue reading

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How about Sharing Special Christmas Ornaments?

How about sharing your special Christmas ornaments? We all have them don’t we? The photo above is my cats napping on my lap as I sat in my cozy robe by the Christmas tree.  I was thinking about some of … Continue reading

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Looking Ahead to 2019!

Above is a photo of a place that my dh and I love to visit in the summer. It’s a 3 hour drive to Lake Superior but we love the rocky coast of the Apostle Islands and I WANT TO … Continue reading

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Lyn Asks A Timely Question–You Could Win a Free Ebook–Why not try?

The above photo is taken from my front porch on a November morning. The dawn had cast a fiery copper light onto the trees across the frozen lake. So far this year the lake is still liquid and blue but … Continue reading

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Amish Author Patricia Davids & The Day She Didn’t Want to Be Strong

Today I’m featuring a repeat of a blog which featres the story of an inspiring woman, Amish Author Patricia Davids who talks about the effect of often well meaning words and a day where she didn’t want to show strength. … Continue reading

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Lyn Plans for 2018

It’s that time of year. We all look ahead and make plans–some personal and some professional. And the two are definitely interlinked, right? This year I have a book written and will be releasing it in– I hope–in April. It’s … Continue reading

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Author Patricia Hickman Shares Handling Grief Through the Holidays

My guest today is best-selling Author Patricia Hickman, who lost her teen daughter. She will be sharing some of her thoughts and devotions today and on the next few Thursdays. If you have a friend who is grieving the loss … Continue reading

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Author Lauralee Bliss Shares How She Prepares for a Less Stressful Holiday

Author Laurlee Bliss shared this article several years ago but it’s still timely–don’t you agree?? My guest today is Author Lauralee Bliss who gives us a lot of ways to simplify our Christmas preparations–which BTW are nearly upon us! Here’s … Continue reading

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Author Pamela Tracy and an Inspiring Story of a Strong Woman

Once again I’m bringing back a great blog from the past. Author Pamela Tracy was my guest in January 2009 and here’s Pamela! “I’ve sat in front of my computer many a time making up stories, writing letters, doing interviews, writing … Continue reading

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Amish Author Anna Schmidt and an Inspiring Story of a Strong Woman

When I started this blog in late November 2008, my focus was on featuring stories of strong women since that is my brand. So many of the stories that other authors shared with me are too outstanding to lie unread … Continue reading

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