Apologies for the delayed posting, friends! Here are some more wonderful memories from ACFW – actually from before the conference began. Tamara Leigh and I had the pleasure of dropping in on the Christian Fiction Readers Retreat, fabulously led by bloggers Annie, Bonnie, and Carrie. It was great fun to meet authors, readers, and bloggers who we adore. Amy Messer, who encourages me every time she posts a comment on my blog, was simply delightful. I think hugging her and hearing her squeal for joy just about made my year! Kara, too.
I hope you enjoy these pics, despite me …
Hello dear friends!
After 30 hours of delays, flights, and running through airports with my dear friend Dorothy Adamek, I’ve now been in Nashville for three days. It’s been a whirlwind few days and ACFW formally commenced today! I’ve had a wonderful time with my dear friend Ronie Kendig, walking the streets of a very humid city! Thought I’d share some pics for you to enjoy, and there’s more to come. I’m pretty weary from the long flight, the fun chats, the walking around downtown Nashville, and the excitement of it all. It’s so good to be amongst people who …
He’s loved her for years . . .
Smoke jumper Reuben Marshall is harboring a deep regret—a split-second decision that cost the life of his crew boss in a fire. It’s a grief that has paralyzed him, kept him from moving forward. It’s mistakes, and regrets like this that keep him from pursuing his long-burning interest in Gilly Priest, their pretty, petite pilot. Not only is she not interested in dating a teammate, but she’s also the preacher’s daughter. And while Reuben’s not the chiefest of sinners, he’s no saint. Reuben feels like a buffalo next to her and …
Meet a twin and a tile marker in
The Artisan’s Wife
Ainslee McKay’s world is shaken when she discovers her twin sister has not only eloped with a man she barely knows but now Ainslee must fulfill their obligation at a tile works in Weston, West Virginia. Ainslee must learn the ropes and, if she can keep the tile works profitable, her brother will help her sell the business.
When Levi Judson arrives and shows Ainslee his designs for new tiles, she’s impressed by his skill and passion for the business.