Stories As Bridges

I was standing behind our display of beautiful leather briefcases propping up shiny, thick books. And after a day and a half of helping run the Generation Rising booth, I was running out of words and ways to explain my new novel. “You wrote this?” A nod. “What is it about?” Sometimes I just recycled … More Stories As Bridges

Allyson Kennedy Interview

I love discovering new authors, don’t you? Especially independent authors. 😀 I seriously can’t wait to read this author’s debut novel, but for now, let’s get to know her! Join me in welcoming author Allyson Kennedy to Once Upon an Ordinary! *hands you lemonade* *Accepts lemonade* Thank you, ma’am! It’s great to be here! Allyson, tell us a bit … More Allyson Kennedy Interview

Christmas? In July?

What’s this all about? Why are we celebrating Christmas in July? Well, some authors, bloggers, and I wanted to give you all some sweet deals. When it is scorching hot outside, we need a reminder of cold and cozy days. It’s never the wrong time of year to celebrate Christ’s birth. 😉 So, here’s the … More Christmas? In July?

Convention Prep Time!

Hey, y’all! Big doings coming up this weekend! 😀 The Generation Rising team and I are preparing to have another booth at the AFHE homeschool convention. Last year was a ton of fun, so we’re very excited to do it again! (We might get better pictures this time too…) 😉 Anna has been working on … More Convention Prep Time!

Angela Watts Interview

I’ve got a special treat for you all today… 😉 Join me in welcoming author Angela Watts to Once Upon an Ordinary! *sets off celebratory fireworks* I’m honored to be here, Kate! *waves* Angela, tell us a bit about yourself. In short, I’m a 16 year old, homeschooled Christian who’s been writing things since I … More Angela Watts Interview