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Writing Stories of Love, Faith and Happy Endings While Enjoying the Journey

10 Latest post from Jill’s Blog

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  • Finish What You Start

    Over the years, besides working out, working a jigsaw puzzle has been my go to activity when I’m struggling with my writing, or with life in general. It’s a way for me to relax, as well as exercise both the … Continue reading &rarr […]

  • An Eye for an Eye

    It doesn’t take much to make me cry. Music, movies, true stories of humans overcoming challenges, military children being surprised by their deployed parents—these have all been known to bring tears to my eyes. Imagine my surprise, after a recent … Continue reading &rarr […]

  • The Good and the Bad

    Updates. Some are welcome, while some are forced upon us. Recently, as I worked on my current WIP, I stepped away to reheat my tea. When I returned, I realized a Windows update had begun. Twenty minutes later, it was complete, … Continue reading &rarr […]

  • Happy New Year!

    When it comes to clearing the clutter, one of my favorite sayings is “When in doubt, throw it out (donate).” This doesn’t hold true when it comes to writing. Stop by Southern Writer’s Magazine today to find out why. I’ll … Continue reading &rarr […]

  • Unplugged

    “Rule number one is, don’t sweat the small stuff. Rule number two is, it’s all small stuff.” —Robert Eliot Just a quick note to let you know I’ll be stepping away from my blog until after the first of the … Continue reading &rarr […]

  • Happy Fountain Pen Day! #writerslife

    Yes, today is National Deviled Egg Day, but personally, I’ve never been a fan. “My two fingers on a typewriter have never connected with my brain. My hand on a pen does. A fountain pen, of course. Ball-point pens are … Continue reading &rarr […]

  • Blogging…is it more than a passing trend?

    Recently, my friend Lauren wrote about her 8th year as a blogger here on WordPress. Congratulations, Lauren! Her words got me thinking about my first post, written on September 17th, 2012. I still remember the thrill I felt when I … Continue reading &rarr […]

  • Childhood Summers

    “Summer was on the way; Jem and I awaited it with impatience. Summer was our best season: it was sleeping on the back screened porch in cots, or trying to sleep in the tree house; summer was everything good to … Continue reading &rarr […]

  • Visiting Day!

    Today I’m visiting my friend Barbara’s blog. I’ll be answering a few questions. I hope you’ll stop by to chat and check out some of her fantastic book reviews at Book Club Mom. Jill ❤ […]

  • Welcome, Laurie Iglesias! #bookblogger #reviews

    It is an honor to be a guest on Jill’s blog today.  My name is Laurie Iglesias. Jill’s been a loyal supporter of my mostly-book-reviews blog, Cozynookbks, practically from its inception a few years ago.  (Thank you, Jill 😊) Welcome, … Continue reading &rarr […]