Big News! Two New Book Contracts and How to Meet Your External and Internal Goals

Big News! Two New Book Contracts and How to Meet Your External and Internal Goals

Did y’all see the BIG news last week? If not, sign up for my newsletter. On Monday, January 8th, I signed TWO new contracts for TWO new books! Each book will be released in spring/summer 2019. My third book will be a 40-day guide to 

Three Simple Ways to Start a Sabbath Practice

Three Simple Ways to Start a Sabbath Practice

[This is part of an article written as a post for Steve Austin’s Grace is Messy blog. Click the link below to read the entire article on his site.] I am a fledgling sabbath-keeper. Though I’ve written a book about it, embraced my 52 chances 

Botox and Sabbath: The Migraine Body and Soul Cure

Botox and Sabbath: The Migraine Body and Soul Cure

Every three months, I receive 32 injections of botulinum toxin. Starting at the base of my neck, my neurologist moves quickly through the shots, inching up my scalp, and finally landing at my forehead. It takes no more than six minutes, but by the time 

Unexpected Sanga: Stumbling into Deep Community

Unexpected Sanga: Stumbling into Deep Community

I was certain we’d hate each other. Many writers experience a push-pull of introversion and ego, of wanting to “see” the world in order to convey it, and longing to convey to the reader what they see. Some of us are envious when the other 

Guest Blogger Series: What do you do, #ForSabbathsSake?

Guest Blogger Series: What do you do, #ForSabbathsSake?

In A Return to Love: Reflections on the Principles of “A Course in Miracles,” Marianne Williamson writes that “as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same.” I asked prominent authors, theologians, bloggers, and ministers to “let 

How to Heal from Trauma Using Prayer Beads

How to Heal from Trauma Using Prayer Beads

Friends: I’m delighted to welcome back Kristen E. Vincent to the blog. You may remember Kristen from her post on “Sabbath Opportunities” in 2014. Kristen is a gifted author and one of the women of My Quiet Spaces, a spiritual community for women created by