A Prayer for the Week

Heavenly Father, thank you for a new week.

All the fragile, vulnerable, needy parts of me – I offer to you, Lord as a sacrifice. Knit together my fractured parts. Be the balm that shields me in weakness, meet every longing. All of my desires are met in you. Not in any one person, social media, distraction, or possession, but in you and you alone.

In Jesus’ name, amen.

White Space

Squinting, I leaned toward the screen of my iMac in the editing bay, a few hours into laying out my first issue as editor-in-chief of the campus newspaper. Space. Space. Space. The phrase echoed in my mind. How to fit in all of the stories while leaving enough white space?

Odd, isn’t it? You’re producing words, but what makes the words stand out is having the proportional amount of white space to offset it. Too many x’s and o’s and people quit reading before you can yell “Extra, extra!” ...  read more

Bloom Book 2 Cover Reveal + Launch Date

Friends, I’m so excited to reveal the cover for Bloom Book 2! All the heart eyes! 😍 Mark your calendar for SEPTEMBER 18, 2018, the launch date for Bloom Book 2!

This devotional book for preteen girls builds on Book 1, focusing on building healthy relationships with friends and family. We can all use a dose of that, right?! I’ll be talking about giveaways in the coming days so stay tuned!

The writing process for this book has been really different from Book 1. Book 1 was published ...  read more

Spring 2018 Writing Update

At least, I think it’s spring. Hard to tell with the blowing snow outside my window.

I wanted to share some writing updates with you! Currently, I’m editing a manuscript that I’m so excited about. Such a powerful message, and I can’t wait for it to be published.

Spring Writing Updates

Secondly, I’m working again on Bloom! That’s right, Bloom Book 2 is in the works. Not only that, but I can’t wait to spill the beans regarding the cover, but I’ll hold ...  read more