The Books Authors Read | Olivia Newport (with a Giveaway)

Olivia Newport’s books twist through time to find where faith and passions meet. She lives in Colorado, where her husband and two twenty-something children keep her life in balance. Brightest and Best is the third of her Amish Turns of Time series, which also includes Wonderful Lonesome and Meek and Mild.   What was your favorite book as a child?… Read More

The Books Authors Read | Elizabeth Musser (with a Giveaway)

Elizabeth Musser, a native of Atlanta, Georgia now living in France, is a novelist who writes what she calls ‘entertainment with a soul.’ For over 25 years, Elizabeth and her husband, Paul, have been involved in mission work with International Teams. What was your favorite book as a child? A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett What book did you… Read More

Time to Breathe

My summers for the past 30 years have included deadlines. Often pressing deadlines, which meant I was writing every day, no matter what else was going on, no matter the beautiful weather, no matter family get-togethers, et al. My summer travel was more likely than not tied to a writer’s conference rather than being a true vacation. Conferences are fun but… Read More