Ivy Rose Interview

About the Book Lindy Greene’s life is perfect. Too perfect. But living as a missionary nurse, serving in a small hospital in China, soon brings the disaster she fearfully anticipates. All of her well-thought-out plans for the future disintegrate after pulling a fatally ill, disfigured, abandoned child from a pile of trash. She doesn’t even … More Ivy Rose Interview

Book Review: Last Wish

“Miranda, what did you wish for?” More time with family? To live another month? For a cure? No. Much more. (from Goodreads) This was such a beautiful, bittersweet story by Valerie Howard! I loved it so much especially the Gospel presentation. The writing style and quick character development was superb for such a short story, … More Book Review: Last Wish

Short Story: Enjoy the Poodle Skirt (Part One)

The bedroom light flicked on, and I blinked awake. No storybook sunlight drifted in through the windows, just Aunt Julie standing in the doorway saying a cheery, “Rise and dine!”    Faster than I could squeeze my eyes shut against the light, I remembered where I was and sat up quickly nearly banging my head on … More Short Story: Enjoy the Poodle Skirt (Part One)