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I am a Southern Belle recently transported to a solar-powered farm in the Driftless Region of Wisconsin with my husband and two young daughters. My goal is to find divine joy in the simple life, reminiscent of the Plain heritage my husband and I share.

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The Alliance is a gripping story that shows how cultural differences drop away in the face of life-altering circumstance and only the most deeply held truths survive. I raced to the end and wanted more. Can’t wait for the conclusion of this series!
Francine Rivers, New York Times bestselling author of Redeeming Love and A Voice in the Wind

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“Open the door of my heart. Quick!”

Nudging my husband’s side in panic, I said, “Honey! Somebody’s at the door!” To many of you, hearing a knock at 9:35 at night probably wouldn’t incite such a breathless response. But my husband and I live in an…


THE ALLIANCE Advance Reader Copy Giveaway!

Welcome to my new website, which has been lovingly (and, might I add, patiently) created by the wonderful Jessica Maher of Belle Greye Designs. Jessica is the daughter of one of my long-time author friends, Shellie Rushing Tomlinson,…


“Mom! Look at me!” Learning To Focus On My Child’s Face

For the past few months, I’ve noticed that my almost four-year-old daughter, Miss A, has a floating eye. It usually only happens when she’s tired or so into a story—where expressive hand motions abound—that she has trouble focusing…


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