Book Review & Giveaway: One by One by Gina Dalfonzo

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One by One offers constructive criticism to the church on how we approach singleness. It lends a hand to those of us who are not single and leads us to a place of camaraderie and unity. Dalfonzo explains, “Christian community, as found in a healthy church, encourages not only the growth of Christian character within each of us but also the growth of Christian love between us” (Dalfonzo, 193-194).

Book Review & Giveaway: I’m Going To Give You A Bear Hug by Caroline B. Cooney

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The alliteration was on point throughout the book. I didn’t find any tired cliches and although there was nothing fantastical about the book, it ballooned my imagination. None of the animals spoke, neither were they made up, but I had a fun time imagining a piggie giving me and my daughter great big squeezes.

#FiveMinuteFriday: Happy

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I’m joining #FiveMinuteFriday over at Kate Motaung’s place. The word prompt is HAPPY. Below is five minutes of free flowing writing. The forward slashes indicate where the timer started and ended. Go! //I curl up on

Guest Post – Jessica Galan

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Welcome to Walk With Me Wednesday where we share together in the journey through writing.  This month I bring to you the theme of community.  I have asked some of my favorite bloggers to join

Walk With Me Wednesday – Writing In Spite Of

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It’s Walk With Me Wednesday at Cisneros Cafe.  Each Wednesday we’ll embark on a new journey. Let’s take a stroll. Last week, we began a walk together where I touched on the writing journey.  I’ll