About Me

Jolina Petersheim

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    The Velveteen Mama ~ The Complicated Gift of Becoming Real

    Over these past three years since my daughter’s birth, I have been in the process of becoming real. Like Velveteen Mama real. I am sure you know the … [Read More...]


    The Compost Jar of The Mind

    I was sitting in a patch of sunlight warming the kitchen table—pumping milk, listening to classical music on Pandora, and reading an article about being a … [Read More...]


    Time For This

    A bald eagle screeched in the distance. A derelict silo broke up the horizon’s striated hues of blue, purple, and pink. My boots sunk into the melted … [Read More...]

    What Others Are Saying

    Readers searching for a fresh new voice in literature look no further than Jolina Petersheim. Petersheim has woven a masterpiece with The Outcast, a beautiful story of healing and redemption. From the first word until the last, Outcast captivates and charms, reminding us that forgiveness and love are two of life’s greatest gifts. A brilliant must-read debut novel.
    Renea Winchester, author of In the Garden with Billy: Lessons about Life, Love & Tomatoes

    The Midwife Book Trailer

    The Outcast Book Trailer