Coffee and Keyboards: My new e-book is available NOW!

This past weekend, I had the honor of teaching a writing workshop here in LA to an amazing group of writers, and I used the curriculum from my newest e-book, Coffee and Keyboards. In the past year, God has brought many new writers into my life who I have been mentoring and having the honor [...]

I’m Hosting a Writing Workshop!

Friends, I am SO excited to host a writing workshop in a month! I have had numerous people express how they have a desire to write, but sometimes don't know where to start. It's easy to get overwhelmed and lost in the midst of the details and technology. On Saturday, August 9th, from 10:00 AM-1:00 [...]

One Day at a Time.

Just a little over 2 months ago, I married my best friend and embarked on the best adventure ever. This journey has been filled with more love, laughter, and joy than I ever could have imagined. However, like any great adventure story, it has also had it's fair share of obstacles and difficulties to overcome [...]

My Ordinary Life.

This past Sunday, my husband and I attended a new church just down the street from our home. The pastor gave a great sermon on "radical living", and it got me thinking: Am I content and joyful with the life God has trusted me to subdue? Our culture is always seeking something new, something bigger, [...]

Dream Big {And why God is more creative than you.}

"So, I'm sorry, maybe I'm just not understanding. Do you want to be an actress, a singer, or a writer? If you had to pick. Because I don't understand you." The question above was actually asked to me by a talent agency I met with a couple years ago. It seems they couldn't quite understand [...]

My 5 Year Blog Anniversary {And a video for you!}

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7IzN00wZNh0&sns=em 5 years ago, after 17 years of journals and dreams, I started a blog. No one read it {well, except my mom occasionally}, but for some reason, I kept feeling God tugging at my heart to stay faithful and just write. My desire to start a blog didn't come from wanting "fans" or notoriety, [...]

So you want to start a blog…

Do you want to write blog posts that catch your audiences attention? Do you want to see your numbers grow? Do you want to simply know where to begin? Let's start at the very beginning... I can't even tell you the number of times I have had people contact me telling me they want to [...]

Do you like breathing?

My lovely room mate and I are currently leading a girls connect group as we study "Jesus The One And Only" by Beth Moore. The first week's DVD teaching was incredible, and something in particular really caught my attention.Beth Moore began to tell a story about how she seems to always have a message on [...]