Launching a book at any time is challenging, but doing so during a pandemic can be especially trepidatious. When we released I'm a Saint in the Making in October, I really wasn't sure what to expect. I knew that I was personally in love with this book. With a message that is very close to my heart, … [Read more...] about “I’m a Saint in the Making” Earns “Seal of Approval”
I've decided to do something a little different with my reading in 2021 to help me be more intentional. As a gift to myself, I purchased some simple bookplate stickers at a local stationery store. I'm going to carefully choose what books I read and keep this year and really try to share great books … [Read more...] about The Art of Spiritual Writing
Today, I'm delighted to invite you to a fancy red carpet premiere! Go ahead and don your fancy dress or suit. Touch up your lipstick and get your best selfie smile worked out. Here's a virtual box of popcorn and some Red Vines (my theater treat of choice!) But seriously, I'm super psyched to give … [Read more...] about I’m a Saint in the Making: Book Trailer Premiere!
I’m sitting here in the Houston airport waiting to catch a connecting flight. It’s a pretty normal week, filled with work, family commitments, moments with Greg, and—as is the case most weeks—travel. Around me, a swirl of travelers seem hurried, uncheered by the holiday decorations strewn around the … [Read more...] about Five Great Gifts You Can Give Your Favorite Author This Christmas
Hi friends and greetings from Gulfport, Mississippi! I'm sitting in the airport, preparing to fly to Boston to attend this weekend's Grand Opening celebration from the Museum of Prayer. I was combing through my email inbox and realized that I have a laundry list of items to share with you. … [Read more...] about Writing Updates and More
I recently had the opportunity to share a bit in writing and on a podcast about our transition to Los Angeles and how it impacted my spiritual life. In case you missed it, I thought I'd share those features here. As I wrote in this article, our big move happened at sort of a pivotal time in our … [Read more...] about Sharing My Faith Journey at America Magazine