Monthly Archives: November 2014

Vanessa’s Character Picks November 30, 2014

Here are some posts that caught the eyes of the IC characters roaming here: Christmas Past, Present & Future My Acknowledgements for 2014 Fun Fridays – November 28, 2014 Digest powered by RSS Digest

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Seeing God in Our Hearts

  I know I can seek God in prayer and even see Him in the magnificent world He’s created. I don’t see Him with physical eyes but spiritual ones. John 4: 24 says, “God is spirit, and his worshipers must worship in spirit and in truth.”   Thought I can’t see him with my own … Continue reading »

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Vanessa’s Character Picks November 27, 2014

Here are some posts that caught the eyes of the IC characters roaming here: Thanksgiving Blessings Thankful Digest powered by RSS Digest

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Vanessa’s Character Picks November 25, 2014

Here are some posts that caught the eyes of the IC characters roaming here: Giving Credit Where Credit is Due Jodie Bailey ~ Quilted by Christmas Love, Don’t Judge Give Thanks to God Author Interview and Giveaway: The Covered Deep by Brandy Vallance The Speckled Monster in Regency Society ~ Guest Post by Shirley Raye … Continue reading »

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Vanessa’s Character Picks November 23, 2014

Here are some posts that caught the eyes of the IC characters roaming here: Meet Amy Ewing | Featured YA Author Fun Fridays – Thanksgiving 2014 Scott MacIntyre ~ Lighthouse Digest powered by RSS Digest

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What to Do about the “Us vs. Them” in Publishing!

Over the past few weeks I’ve seen some interesting articles talking about the “Us vs. Them” battle lines being drawn between indie authors and traditional publishing. Though I have recently been known to tout the benefits of indie (both as author and as reader) I do not believe one is better than the other—just different. … Continue reading »

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Vanessa’s Character Picks November 20, 2014

Here are some posts that caught the eyes of the IC characters roaming here: But My Critique Group Likes It! What’s Your First Line? Déjà Vu All Over Again – Indie (AND) Traditional Publishing Lane P. Jordan ~ 12 Steps to Becoming a More Organized Woman Heartsong’s Publishing Legacy Meet Katie Clark | Featured YA … Continue reading »

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A Special Note to My Readers

Searching for Treasure is the third book in my Second Chance Love series. I had originally planned to have it published in late fall 2014, which is passing much too quickly for my liking. As I work on this book, I’m finding many wrinkles that need to be ironed out before it will be ready for publication. Such … Continue reading »

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VBS Summer 2014

  I had the privilege of teaching VBS this last year at my church. Working with kids is something I know about since I was a teacher for 34 years. Each day, the children learned about Jesus through a Bible lesson. One day, I asked these fifth graders a question that, I believe, made them … Continue reading »

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Like My Mother?

Loni arranged the desserts on the table in the church basement to make room for more then stepped back when Sue stopped beside her and added a pie to the offerings. “I didn’t expect to see you here tonight.” Loni gave her a sharp look. “Why not? I couldn’t miss one of our church suppers. … Continue reading »

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