Category: Guest Post

Comfort & Joy by Alana Terry, Toni Shiloh, Cathe Swanson, Chautona Havig – Book Review, Preview

Comfort & Joy by Alana Terry, Toni Shiloh, Cathe Swanson, Chautona Havig – Book Review, Preview

The four stories in this collection are all very different from each other. Starting with intense suspense set in Alaska, moving to a bookstore in a small town in New York, then to a dyslexic dress designer in Minnesota, and finally, to a small town somewhere in the Midwest with […]


The Amish Midwife’s Secret by Rachel J. Good – Book Review, Preview

The Amish Midwife’s Secret by Rachel J. Good – Book Review, Preview

I had not known of author Rachel J. Good at this time last year, and yet I have now read four of her books. She has a way of introducing very interesting aspects of Amish life. Kyle struggled with guilt and grief from his past. And he dealt with pride […]


Shelter of the Most High by Connilyn Cossette – Book Review, Preview

Shelter of the Most High by Connilyn Cossette – Book Review, Preview

Refuge. Sanctuary. Haven. What do those words convey to you? In just reading them, do you sense a longing for that type of peace? Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you. Let me teach […]


The Truth in Fiction as Seen in A Picture Perfect Christmas by Candee Fick – Guest Post

The Truth in Fiction as Seen in A Picture Perfect Christmas by Candee Fick – Guest Post

by Phyllis Helton
November 12, 2018
Guest Post

by Candee Fick Also in this series: Focus On Love, A Picture Perfect Christmas I’m happy to have author Candee Fick visit today to talk about her newest book, A Picture Perfect Christmas. My review is already and is scheduled to post here tomorrow so be sure to come back […]


The Light Before Day by Suzanne Woods Fisher – Book Review, Preview

The Light Before Day by Suzanne Woods Fisher – Book Review, Preview

Don’t let anyone think less of you because you are young. Be an example to all believers in what you say, in the way you live, in your love, your faith, and your purity. First Timothy 4:12 When I was thirteen, I gave my life to the Lord. I was […]


Ridiculous Research – A Guest Post from Angela Ruth Strong

Ridiculous Research – A Guest Post from Angela Ruth Strong

by Phyllis Helton
October 19, 2018
Guest Post

Writer’s block comes from not knowing your subject well enough to have something to say about it. When I step into my character’s world or experiences, my thoughts and senses are filled to overflowing, and the words automatically splash all over the page. At the moment, my writing is in […]



This Courageous Journey by Misty M. Beller – Book Review, Preview, Guest Post

This Courageous Journey by Misty M. Beller – Book Review, Preview, Guest Post

We had the map, the trail was mostly a loop with a few intersecting paths going across it. How hard could it be to get where we needed to? Yeah, famous last words! I’m not sure if it was that the trails were poorly maintained and therefore we didn’t even […]


A Tale of Two Hearts by Michelle Griep – Book Review, Preview, Giveaway

A Tale of Two Hearts by Michelle Griep – Book Review, Preview, Giveaway

High tea at the Ritz-Carlton isn’t an everyday occurrence for me, as you can probably imagine. And yet, my dear friend Kit felt it was important to treat me for my birthday. She was such a sweet lady, always thinking of others and always giving of herself. Having tea in […]