Excerpt from Fate & Fortune Eric sat up and squinted. He stared for a second before shaking his head. “Those aren’t mine.” “Are you sure?” I asked skeptically. He snatched the paper from my hand, and I watched his lips move while he read the note to himself. […]
Genre: Young Adult
I have so many different thoughts dancing through my mind right now! I feel like I just sat down with a seventeen-year-old girl who shared with me her thoughts, worries, and struggles about being pregnant and in high school. There were so many little details that I had never considered before.
The hill behind our elementary school was undeveloped. At the base of the hill was a large California pepper tree (which looks similar to a weeping willow – for those of you who have never seen one). The majority of the hill was covered with sparse vegetation and it had […]
Did you think that when you became a Christian all your problems would go away? That no matter what happened, Jesus would rescue you like a knight on a white horse swooping in to save the day? I have to confess that I have thought that. After all, didn’t David […]
Once they calmed themselves from that reality, she asked, “So, has Merrhius ever expanded?”“We’ve talked about it. But it’s never been done since I was born. The talks are getting more serious, now.”“Will you expand into empty land?”“No. Into another kingdom.”Faith looked perplexed, and then asked, “Which one?”“Rhaevaehyn. Do you know of […]
Maddie never dreamed that her impulse purchase of a lottery ticket on her 18th birthday would result in her winning $50 million!
Hiding behind a mask, I was able to pretend I was someone completely different from the real me. No one could see my face. Only my eyes were exposed to give a hint to the person behind the facade. The awkward thing about masks, though, (especially the cheap ones that […]
People took one look and crossed over to the other side of the street. When that wasn’t possible, they gave us the widest berth possible. Sheba, my sister’s amazing German Shepherd had the intimidation factor going in a big way. Whenever we would take her for a walk, people got […]
by April S Genres: Christian Fiction, Clean Romance, Young Adult Today we are graced with the presence of Grace and her author April Smith. Grace is from Loving Grace which I reviewed last month. Grace, thank you for joining us today. I’m excited to get to know both of you better. […]
Watermelon. The search term returns lots of results talking about the numerous health benefits. Depending on which link you believe, there are 9 or 13 of these benefits. If you modify your search and look for watermelon recipes, a slew of sites and articles pop up, including one for watermelon cupcakes. […]