2017 Favorite Pictures

Most biographies don’t allow enough words to share everything about yourself, especially in a guest blog post or something like that. Of the many things I’d love others to know, one is that I enjoy taking nature pictures. I share them on Instagram and Facebook.┬áMy mom suggested I make sure I have hard copies of the pictures. I have only used my phone camera, so the pix have always been…

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Book Club Launches Tuesday

When I was sent to the assistant principal’s office in middle school it wasn’t for mouthing off or fighting. Nope, I got in trouble for reading ahead. Story of my life. Reading remains my favorite relaxation. Although most of my time is invested in writing, I love sitting down with a good book. I long to talk to people about it. Starting Tuesday, I’m combining writing and reading by launching…

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Celebrate Summer with a FREE and .99 Read!

NOTE: If you receive this blog via email, the sale might already have started. Although Ohio has seen 90+ temps already (and snow in May,) it is now summer. One of my favorite things to do is watch our daughter swim and have a book on the deck. And now, I want to put a couple books in YOUR hands. If you enjoy the feel of a “real” book, I…

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COTT: Entrusted by Julie Arduini

From Julie: Well, this is a first! This week’s Clash of the Titles Blog Alliance features me and my Adirondack romance, Entrusted. Isn’t that fun? I hope you enjoy the post! Before we bring you our featured novel, Clash of the Titles wishes to congratulate Kelly Goshorn manuscript “A Love Restored” for taking home the crown during our Olympia Awards. Congrats, Kelly! The Olympia is COTT’s annual contest for pre-published…

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Youngstown-Warren Sister Rally

I will be sharing my writing journey, my faith story, and why being Equipped keeps me free in Christ and able to love chocolate this Saturday at the Youngstown-Warren Sister Rally. This sectional event from Assemblies of God will feature worship from Deb Dorman, light refreshments and time to connect with other women from the area. Summit Church in McDonald is hosting the event. I’d love to see you there!

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Entrusted Book Release in Youngstown

Do you live in the Greater Youngstown area? If so, I’m having a party to celebrate Entrusted at Youngstown Christian School (transitioning to the new name Valley Christian School) at 6:30. I’ll be in the new cafeteria at 4401 Southern Boulevard ready to celebrate with you with cake, punch, a photo area, trivia, goodie bags and more. If you haven’t picked up your copy of the book that features a…

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