Dusty Little Lanes

Dusty Little Lanes

Yesterday, I was traveling to Massachusetts with my daughter, Cat. We went to pick up her friend and fellow mustang trainer, Sam, and Sam’s horse, Lynx. Both girls are competing in Texas—another lonnnnnnggggg journey ahead of us. Whenever we drive, Cat plays the role of navigator, reading me the directions […]

amish fiction authors

Amish Fiction Authors

I’m super excited to announce that, beginning on September 1, 2017, you will notice a new tab on my website that will link to a separate blog, Amish Fiction Authors. I’ve invited several of my personal favorite authors of Amish fiction to write blogs about the Amish, their writing, their […]

An Excerpt from The Faded Photo

An Excerpt from The Faded Photo

No one wants to hear that they have breast cancer. It was four years ago this month when I underwent my double mastectomy, the beginning of an 18-month battle with recovery. For me, it wasn’t the breast cancer that almost killed me; it was the reconstruction. I approached breast cancer […]