My writing has been published in the books Silver Linings: Breaking Through the Clouds of Depression
, God Answers Prayers
, and God Allows U-Turns for Women
; and in several On-line and print magazines.
To read writing samples, click on the icon below the story summary.
A Mission of Love
Published in God Answers Prayers, 2005
When the dreams for your life evaporate, where do you find the courage to press on? When your partner no longer contributes to the marriage, how do you hold your family together? "A Mission of Love" recounts one brave man's bold decision.
Depression: My Spiritual Battle for Deliverance
Published by CBN.com, July 2005
and in Silver Linings: Breaking Through the Clouds of Depression, 2006
What would cause a 26 year-old wife and mother, actively serving in her church, to end up in a psychiatric ward? Read about my nine-year journey home.
Dying for a Crown
Published in God Allows U-Turns for Women, 2006
When society loses sight of what is worthy and valuable, its members begin to search for personal significance in the wrong places. My search led me into a battle with the eating disorder anorexia nervosa. Though life threatening, the experience ultimately taught me the true source of my worth.
Dying to be Thin
Published in Beyond Ordinary Living magazine, May/June 2007.
What you need to know about eating disorders--the third most common chronic illness for young females.