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Welcome, friend! Relax & rest awhile, if you please. I'm an ordinary girl, a follower of Christ, mama to Gabriel, & wife to Evan. Here in this little space of the online world, I share all manner of bookish things, including full content reviews, writerly snippets, encouragement for everyday life, and a whole collection of names & their meanings.

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What's in a Name? || Christmas Edition!

Heya, guys!
How do you do on this WEEK BEFORE CHRISTMAS??!? Can you believe it??  I'm sharing this post a day late from my usual Mondays, but my draft was incomplete & it slipped my mind last night (heheh), so here we are!

I'm featuring some seasonal names today! Enjoy!

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Know the Novel >> Part 3: It Is Written

Welcome back, y'all!
I've returned to my [hopefully] normal posting schedule & can't wait to share more of the progress I made during this past NaNo.  I feel like an official Wrimo now, even though this was my third time joining in.  I believe it's due to the fact I felt like I r…

I'm Baaaaaaack!! & Also, a Name Post!

Happy Monday, friends!
And a happy belated Thanksgiving!
I'm back from having survived (& won!) NaNoWriMo for the first time!!!  This was my third time participating, and OHMIGOODNESS it went so smoothly (with just two or three grace days)!  I had a rather detailed outline (unfinished, but th…

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February Snippets!
Here are some Snippets from last month.  These hail from my WIP Safia and another project I'm …
Psalm 34:18
The LORD is near the brokenhearted;  He saves those crushed in spirit.  ( Psalm 34:18) > > >…
In the Midst of Despair [A Prayer]
Have you ever had one of those down days?  Where you feel like everyone and everything is against …
What's in a Name? || Surnames Edition
Good evening, y'all. It's the third week of AUGUST. O_o I'm picking up on my Name post ra…