Contemporary

Welcome Linda J. White to IC Today

  I love it when the great authors are local to me!!! Though Linda White lives in Virginia (a little south), I met her at a book signing this past year at Books-A-Million, right here in Hanover, Maryland. So of course I hounded her for an interview :o). And she graciously accepted. So, Linda, tell … Continue reading »

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Please Welcome JoAnn Durgin

Today, we welcome JoAnn Durgin, who is an estate administration paralegal in a Louisville, Kentucky law firm and lives in southern Indiana. She is the author of The Lewis Legacy Series and Christmas novella, Meet Me Under the Mistletoe and its sequel, Starlight, Star Bright. JoAnn has also written her fifth full-length novel, Catching Serenity, … Continue reading »

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Catching Serenity by Joann Durgin

A woman torn apart by secrets. A man held prisoner by the truth. Can the greatest love of all set them both free? Serenity McClaren had it all before her life crumbled around her like the sand castles on her beloved beach, causing her to flee Croisette Shores and the only home she’d ever known. … Continue reading »

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Welcome Michele Chynoweth to IC Today

This summer I had the wonderful pleasure of meeting Michele Chynoweth at the Greater Philadelphia Christian Writers’ Conferencer. We spent lots of time together, giving me the great opportunity to hear how Michele could turn a Bible story into a modern-day tale. Something the average reader can relate to. Now, I’d like to give you … Continue reading »

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Serenity to Accept—A Review

I love when I can relate to a story and its characters, especially ones where matters of faith are central—and “Serenity to Accept” is one of those stories. This is a story like we see in my neighborhood where the church is not the centerpiece of the community. For many, it’s just a place to … Continue reading »

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IC Welcomes Rachel Phifer, Author of “The Language of Sparrows”

I had the great pleasure of meeting this lovely woman at the ACFW Conference in Dallas last year. I often joke that it’s her fault my Women’s Fiction entry didn’t make it past the semi-finals—cause her entry was better than mine (along with a few others that placed higher ;o)). You see, Rachel won the … Continue reading »

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Writer As Creator

One of the amazing things about being a writer is how it gives one a glimpse of what it is like to be God. No, I do not have the power to alter realities … but I do have the power to alter “unrealities.” And oh what an exciting prospect. I can make new worlds … Continue reading »

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Should You Write A Life-Changing Book?

I have a pet peeve. Okay, maybe more than one, but I’ll only rant about the one for now. I’ve always loved how God created this vast world with so many different parts. Different cultures, different music, different people with different gifts, and … different books. So why is it that people still go on … Continue reading »

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Hotline Girl by K. Dawn Byrd

K. Dawn Byrd writes for the younger set. Her stories reach into the world of teenagers and the problems that are so unique to them. This is true for her latest book, now available from Desert Breeze. Pick up your copy in either Kindle or Nook on Amazon.com or b&n.com.   Here’s what you’ll find … Continue reading »

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Please Welcome Creston Mapes, Author of “Fear Has A Name,” to InfiniteCharacters.com

Today, I am thrilled to have Creston Mapes on our site to tell us about his latest release, Fear Has a Name, the first in “The Crittendon Files” series. You will be too, because he is giving away FIVE—you read that right—FIVE copies of his new book to commenters this week. Read the details after … Continue reading »

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