The Vintage Jane Austen Blog Event: Kelsey Bryant Interview (& Book Review!)

Today I am honored to be interviewing Kelsey Bryant and reviewing her beautiful book, Suit and Suitability, a retelling of Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility. Join me in welcoming author Kelsey Bryant to Once Upon an Ordinary! Kelsey, tell us a bit about yourself. I’m a daughter of God who lives in Texas and works … More The Vintage Jane Austen Blog Event: Kelsey Bryant Interview (& Book Review!)

The Vintage Jane Austen Blog Event: Emmeline Review

I’m not much of an Austenite (just loving the 2009 Emma miniseries); but when I heard that several of my favorite Christian authors were writing vintage retellings of Jane Austen’s books, I knew it was worth a try. 😉 The book I’m reviewing today was the very first one I fell in love with. The talk … More The Vintage Jane Austen Blog Event: Emmeline Review

Book Review: Crossroads

“Lethal persecution. Haunting decisions. Death just a whisper away. Jack grew up concealing his faith, but now the persecution of Christians has turned lethal. After inadvertently putting his family in danger, Jack becomes aware of a covert agency dedicated to protecting Christians. The agency takes his mother and sister to safety and offers him a … More Book Review: Crossroads

Create for Him

Artists aren’t mentioned often in the Bible, but the few times are pretty interesting. King David was a psalmist, instrument players and singers were designated for the temple, and the Proverbs 31 superlady made herself tapestry and fine linen. Even the beginning of Hebrews and the ending verses of John are written almost like poetry. … More Create for Him

My Weekend at the Generation Rising Authors Booth

Last weekend, six independent authors and I came together to form a booth at our local homeschool convention selling ten different titles. We had a profitable and encouraging weekend (and a ton of goofy fun to boot)! Here’s a recap. 😉 Thursday night, we were blessed to hitch a ride to set-up with another author’s … More My Weekend at the Generation Rising Authors Booth