MY LATEST...RECIPES and the WRITE WAY CAFE

December 4, 2019


I'm sharing a delicious egg casserole recipe with Deb Vogt on Country at Heart. Perfect for the busy holidays. Recipe


How did I write a series after the fact? How did I get my first publishing contract? I'm sharing the ins and outs of being an author on the Write Way Café. WWC Link

Sharing Writing Tips with Bonnie Martin

July 11, 2022


Please join me as I share about my writing journey with Bonnie Martin. I'm also sharing writing tips.

Bonnie's Blog

Join me on Romancing history with Kelly goshorn

April 28, 2022


Read an excerpt from "Defending David" and see Ittai's faith in action. Kelly and I are doing a giveaway of "Defending David."

Discover a faithful Bible hero.  Romancing History blog

MY INTERVIEW on "Discover The Story" with Andrea Boeshaar

July 13, 2019


I sit down with author Andrea Boeshaar and talk about my breast cancer journey and how it ties in with my publishing journey. Faith, publishing, and overcoming chaos.  Discover the Story Interview



BARB'S BLOG:

Leaping Into jesus. Join me on patti's porch ~ Giveaways, Too.

December 3, 2022


Jesus is the best gift of Christmas. Find out why when you LEAP into Christmas. I'm on Patti's Porch with Patti Shene. We are doing a giveaway of "Christmas at Whispering Creek. Patti's Porch Blog Ends December 13th!




JOIN ME ON PATTI'S PORCH. ZACCHAEUS IS IN THE SPOTLIGHT. WE'RE DOING A GIVEAWAY.

July 3, 2021


I'm sharing what I learned about Zacchaeus with Patti Shene. How have I been teaching this story all wrong? We're doing a book giveaway, too. Please join us.


Patti's Porch Blog

IS THERE TRUTH IN FICTION? CANCER AND COURAGE ON THE PAGE

August 25, 2020


Join me as I share about my cancer journey with Jenni Heeren and how it influenced my fiction. Truth in Fiction Blog 

IDEAS to BOOKS PODCAST: ​MY PUBLISHING JOURNEY INTO CHRISTIAN FICTION

January 12, 2018


​Join me and Linda Fulkerson as we talk Pitch Wars, FaithPitch, pitching horrors, and share advice for writers. Podcast Link

MILCAH SHARES HER STORY ON JOURNEYS TO JOY

April 16, 2020


Milcah is sharing her story on Journeys to Joy. Join us and leave a comment to win an Amazon gift card.  Journeys to Joy

Sharing my journey with laura denooyer

November 22, 2022


Please join me and fellow Wisconsin author Laura DeNooyer as we talk about my Christmas novel. See how I used my breast cancer journey to craft a Christmas romance.   Laura's Blog

VISITING WITH TRISH PERRY ~ BLOG GIVEAWAY

December 28, 2020


Please join me and Trish Perry as we discuss books, the daughters of Zelophehad, and my recent reads.

Leave a comment for a chance to win LIONESS. Trish's Blog




JOIN ME on faith-filled fiction with Deena adams

March 30, 2022


I'm sharing about my family and writing life on Deena Adam's blog. We're doing a book giveaway, too. Who is Ittai the Gittite? Why is he important? Is my desk messy? Please join us. Deena's Blog

SNARK and sensibility ~ Review and spotlight

April 5, 2022


Linda Wood Rondeau reviews "Defending David." I'm sharing how I learned about Ittai the Gittite with Linda.

Everyone needs a friend like Ittai the Gittite.   Linda's Blog

FINDING LITTLE-KNOWN BIBLE CHARACTERS

​July 22, 2020


What was the best advice my husband gave me on teaching and writing about Scripture? Who are the daughters of Zelophehad? Please join me on Jenny Fulton's blog. Heart-Soul-Mind Blog

Oh No, ACHAN!!! JOIN ME ON EMILY CONRAD"S BLOG TO DISCOVER ONE OF THE MOST FRUSTRATING GUYS IN THE BIBLE

March 12, 2020


I used to feel sorry for Achan, but not since I wrote "Heavenly Lights." How one man's selfishness harmed a nation--and one of my most beloved characters. Emily's Blog 

MANAGING PUBLICATION WITH BREAST CANCER

October 15, 2018


I'm a breast cancer survivor! Join me as I share my journey with author Donna Schlachter. History thru The Ages

WRiting History with Linda Shenton Matchett

March 17, 2022


Join me and fellow Historical author Linda Shenton Matchett as we talk about writing, research, and bringing history to the page.  Talkshow Thursday Blog

shining a light on jesus in education

November 16, 2022


Join me and Susan Lyttek as I share how my heroine Samantha Williams teaches about Jesus at Christmastime.

Do you need lesson plans?    Susan's Blog

rejoicing through trials with Donna Schlachter 

​October 24, 2022


Please join me as I talk about finding hope through challenging times. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and I am sharing about my Christmas novel and how a breast cancer diagnosis affects my heroine--Samantha. Please join us. Donna Schlachter Blog

Faithfulness: Ittai the Gittite

February 26, 2022

Join me on author Stacey Week's blog as we talk about the fruit of the spirit--faithfulness--in the life of Ittai the Gittite.

Stacey's Fruitfulness Blog

Talking ChristiAn Publishing With hallee Bridgeman

October 16, 2020


What's wrong with Christian publishing? if anything? Join Hallee Bridgeman and I as we discuss publishing and all things writerly. We're doing a giveaway, too! Hallee's Blog

RADIO INTERVIEW WITH LISA GRANGER ~ BIBLICAL FICTION, BIBLE TEACHING AND BREAST CANCER

July 26, 2021


Join me on "A Woman's Heart" with Lisa Granger on WMBG, Williamsburg, VA. Lisa and I talked about bringing the Bible to fiction and about my life as a Biblical Fiction author. I share the cancer diagnosis that could have derailed my career.                 

A Woman's Heart 

my Author interview with laura denooyer

March 1, 2022, and March 8, 2022


Please join me and fellow Wisconsin author Laura Denooyer as we talk about my new release and discuss what it's like to write and publish a book. Laura's Standout Series Blog


I also had the pleasure of discussing my daughters of Zelophehad series with Laura. A fascinating look at women's rights.

Laura's Standout Series and the DOZ

A MODERN DAY PARABLE in UNTIL JUNE

September 2, 2020


What parable did I discover in "Until June?" Please join me and fellow author Lillian Duncan as we discuss heavenly stories and what it's like to be an author. Lillian's Modern Day Parables Blog

WISDOM FROM THE PUBLISHING WORLD

March 15, 2022


Join me and fellow author Valerie Biel as I share how I found time to write while launch "Defending David." How has your year started out?  Valerie Biel's Blog

SATURDAY SPOTLIGHT IS ON UNTIL JUNE

April 10, 2021


Read an excerpt from my WWI Historical set in Alaska. I give encouragement to never give up on a story. Hosted by fellow author Pam Thibodeaux.  Saturday Spotlight

​The ABC's OF CONNECTING CHARACTERS WHEN THERE'S NO PDA

February 9, 2018


I'm sharing how I make my characters fall in love when they can't touch. See how I use the ABC's of attraction to bring my character's together. I'm on Patti's Porch with my suggestions.  Patti's Blog     Leave a comment for a chance to win one of my books.

UNTIL JUNE, ALASKA, AND EAGLES--TALKING WITH REGINA MERRICK 

June 10, 2020


Find out the story behind "Until June" and leave a comment to win an e-copy. Regina's Blog



​WRITING TALK WITH KARIN BEERY

February 8, 2021


Please join me as I talk about writing, publishing, and my favorite craft books with Karin. Author Interview

Crafting male characters with christina sinisi

May 1, 2022


Join Christina and I as we talk about how I created "man speak" for Ittai the Gittite. You'll see why I'm the shrimp in my family.

We're doing a giveaway too.  Christina Sinisi Blog   

IS YOUR NOVEL SETTING CLEAR?

July 19, 2018


Join me and Karin Beery as we talk about grounding your reader in a novel's setting. Does your reader know where the story takes place?

Karin Beery Blog

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HEAVENLY LIGHTS IS OUT IN E-BOOK!

February 20, 2020


Noah's story releases in e-book today! Join me on Romancing History where we're talking all things Noah and Jeremiah, and doing a giveaway. Romancing History Blog

WHY DID JOSHUA DO A FACE PLANT?

March 7, 2020


Join me on Patti's Porch as we talk about "Heavenly Lights: Noah's Journey" and why Joshua face planted after defeating the fortress of Jericho. Leave a comment for a chance to win Noah's story (the female Noah). Patti's Porch


COVER LOVER BOOK REVIEW ~ RevIEW AND GIVEAWAY

January 25, 2022


Please join me on Cover Lover Book Reviews. Read Cheryl's 5-star review of "Defending David," and learn how I discovered a new-to-me Bible hero. We're doing a giveaway, too!      Cover Lover Book Reviews

Research Tips ~ How eBay helped bring 1918 to life

October 10, 2022


I'm sharing research tips with ACFW (American Christian Fiction Writers). See how eBay was my friend...and other helpful tips to bring a setting to life in your novel. ACFW Blog


​A LIFE LESSON LEARNED ~ BEING A BLESSING IN WEAKNESS

January 11, 2022


Please join me on Hope Beyond Circumstances with author Jennifer Heeren. I'm sharing what I learned while recovering

from pneumonia. Get a sneak peek at my upcoming release "Defending David" too.  A Cup of Water

JOSEPHINE NIMETZ IS ON JOURNEYS TO JOY ~ GIVEAWAy, TOO!

October 15, 2020


"Until June" is in the spotlight on Journeys to Joy with Joy Avery Melville. What is life like at the lodge?

We're doing a giveaway of "Until June." Leave a comment to be entered in the drawing. Joy's Blog and Giveaway

Prayers in a palace ~ Talking with Stacey Weeks

August 11, 2022


Nehemiah prayed often, even before he knew what he needed. No problem. God answered abundantly. Join me on Stacey Week's blog as we look at a man of faith and prayer. A man famous for rebuilding a wall...Nehemiah.

Stacey's blog

NEHEMIAH ~ A BIBLE HERO FOR TODAY

March 2, 2021


Please join me and Linda Rondeau as we remember Nehemiah for more than rebuilding Jerusalem's wall. What we can learn from the Bible hero for today.  Snark and Sensibility Blog

SURVIVING LIFE'S STORMS ~ PODCAST AND BLOG

May 20, 2021


I've been sharing how I overcame a breast cancer diagnosis that upended my life. I survived cancer with a little storm damage. I'm sharing my story and tips for encouragement with Dionne Sanchez on her Words of Heart podcast and in a blog post with Jennifer Heeren. Please join us.


​Jennifer's Blog Link          Dionne's Podcast Link

WHAT I WISH I KNEW BEFORE PUBLISHING MY FIRST BOOK

November 10, 2021


Join me on Valerie Biel's blog as I share what I would tell my pre-published self. I had a lot to learn before my first book was released. I think Val has managed to get all of my book covers in this blog post. Wisdom from the Publishing World

how collecting pinecones became a story nugget

November 25, 2022


Please join me and fellow author Izzy James as we talk about "Christmas at Whispering Creek." How did picking up pinecones spark a story idea.  Izzy's Blog

THURSDAY'S THROWBACK AND JERUSALEM RISING

September 16, 2021


Join me on Theresa Lynn Hall's blog as we look at "Jerusalem Rising." My novel on Nehemiah and the daughters of Shallum, who helped him rebuild Jerusalem's wall, came out in 2017. The Bible is ageless. Read an excerpt.  Thursday's Throwback

​JERUSALEM RISING IS OUT IN E-BOOK AND PRINT

December 1, 2017


​How a tech-challenged author does marketing in a 21st Century world with Christian Fiction author Jill Kemerer. Jill's Blog



BOOKS TO BEAT THE WINTER BLUES

January 23, 2020


Join me and Sara L. Foust as we talk about "Lioness" and all things warm. Sara's Link



FAITHFUL GIRLS IN A LAND OF IDOLS

May 7, 2020


Do we have idols in our lives today? How did the daughters of Zelophehad live in the land of Canaan? Read an excerpt from "Claiming Canaan" on Catherine Castle's Wednesday Writer. Catherine's Blog

My podbean podcast with emma palova

August 5, 2022


I'm talking about the daughters of Zelophehad with author Emma Palova. Hear how we met and listen to me read a portion of "Lioness: Mahlah's Journey." Who are the daughters of Zelophehad?  Podcast

TWO WISCONSIN AUTHORS TALKING ABOUT "LIONESS"

November 5, 2019


I'm with fellow Wisconsin author--Liz Tolsma--talking about the story behind "Lioness." We are doing a rafflecopter giveaway of my latest novel, too. Please join us. Liz's Blog 

My Interview with Karla Akins

February 16, 2022


Join me an author and educator Karla Akins as we talk about my publishing journey and my upcoming novel "Defending David." How did I get my first book contract? Where do I find my Bible stories? Who would I like to collaborate with? Answers even shocked me. Karla Akins Cafe

​​WHy is Ittai in a hurry? Join me ON NOVEL pastimes

                  September 1, 2022


                  Ittai talks about his rush to Jerusalem and more on Novel PASTimes with Cindy Thomson.  Blog Link

                  



MAHLAH'S FIRST PERSON ACCOUNT OF MEETING MOSES

January 30, 2020


What did Mahlah feel when she went before an assembly of men to ask for land? My First Person account on "Journeys to Joy."

Join me and Joy Melville. Blog Post



Getting through trials with strength and grace

November 8, 2022


​I'm sharing the behind-the-scenes story of "Christmas at Whispering Creek" with fellow author Jennifer Heeren. How to live through difficult times and thrive.   Jennifer Heeren's Blog

SHARING THE UPS AND DOWNS OF PUBLISHING WITH LAURIE WOOD

September 10, 2020


What did I get right in UNTIL JUNE? What did I have to change over the 10 years it took me to get the manuscript to sell?

Join me and Laurie Wood as we discuss writing and publishing. Laurie's Blog

THE DIAMOND MINE OF CHRISTIAN FICTION ~ INTERVIEW AND GIVEAWAY

December 23, 2020


Please join me on The Diamond Mine with author Renee Blare. We're talking books, writing, and Biblical Fiction. Please leave a comment for a chance to win a copy of "Claiming Canaan." Have a blessed Christmas week everyone! Our Savior, who always was, stepped into time to take away our sin.


The Diamond Mine of Christian Fiction: A Holly Jolly Christmas on the Mine 

Blog Tour and Giveaway ~ Just Reads Tour

December 6-10​


Join me and "Christmas at Whispering Creek" on our blog tour with Just Reads. We have several stops each day with newsy news about my Christmas story.

We're doing a book box giveaway, too! Please join us.


​Blog Tour Schedule

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OVERCOMING LIFE's STORMS

JULY 30, 2017

Alexis goring and I talk about the storm damage of life and how to overcome it! http://capturingtheidea.blogspot.com/

SURVIVOR's GUILT: It's REAL

July 21, 2017


​Join me and author Peggy Blann Phifer as I share how I struggled with survivor's guilt after I survived my breast cancer battle.

Whispers In Purple


Saturday Spotlight with Pam Thibodeaux is here. ~July 8th 2017






VLOGGING WITH TERRI THOMPSON ON YOUTUBE

October 8, 2020


What advice do I have for new writers? What advice did I receive in the dark ages of 2008? Join me and Terri

Thompson as we discuss writing and the author's life. YouTube It's About Writing

IDOLS IN MY WORK? I'M A CHRISTIAN FICTION AUTHOR?

November 18, 2019


Join me and Karin Beery as we discuss the ups and downs of being an author.  Karin's Blog

​LIVE BY THE WORD WITH DONNA SCHLAChTER

June 11, 2022


Who was Ittai the Gittite? Why didn't he belong in Israel? Discover King David's unusual friend. We're doing a giveaway of "Defending David" too. Please join us.  Live by the Word Blog

READING IS MY SUPERPOWER-NOAH'S PLAYLIST AND GIVEAWAY

February 15, 2020


Join me as I share the playlist of my bold shepherdess, Noah. What songs does she listen to as she tends the flocks with Jeremiah? We are doing a giveaway of "Heavenly Lights" too!  RIMSP Blog

​ARE YOU PART OF THE SANDWICH GENERATION? A DEVOTIONAL FOR CAREGIVERS

March 23,2020


Are you taking care of older and younger family members? See what spoke to me at a Lenten Coffee. Barb's devotional on the Merry Hearts blog.

KinG DAVID's New Friend ~ JOIN ME ON PATTI's PORCH 

February 5, 2022


When King David needed a friend, God sent him a Philistine giant. I'm talking about my upcoming release "Defending David" with Patti Shene. Leave a comment for a chance to win Ittai's story.  Patti's Porch Giveaway

UNTIL JUNE iS PART OF LIZ TOLSMA's READING ROUND UP

October 14, 2020


I am thrilled to announce that "Until June" is part of author Liz Tolsma's Summer Reading Round Up. You can listen to Liz talk Christian Historical Fiction and the best reads of the summer...according to her listeners. Christian Historical Fiction Podcast

MY AUTHOR INTERVIEW WITH STACY T. SIMMONS

January 28, 2022


Join me as I talk about publishing and books with fellow author Stacy T. Simmons. Rejections. Advice. Upcoming release ~ "Defending David."    Fueled by Faith and Caffeine


JOIN ME ON THE DIAMOND MINE OF CHRISTIAN FICTION ~

WITH NANCY BOLTON ~ GIVEAWAY TOO

February 24, 2022


I'm with fellow Pelican Book Group author Nancy Bolton as we discuss "Defending David." We're doing a giveaway of my latest work of Biblical Fiction. Please join us.  Diamond Mine Post and Giveaway

I'm sharing my faith journey with gail pallotta ~ And there's a giveaway

April 11, 2022


What was my life like before I met Jesus? Being a Biblical fiction author was never on my life list. Join us and comment for a chance to win "Defending David."  Gail's Blog

DISCOVERING A "BAD" BOY OF THE BIBLE

September 19, 2019


Join me and fellow Pelican Book Group author Emily Conrad as I reveal a bad boy of the Bible--one I discovered while researching my upcoming release "Lioness: Mahlah's Journey." Emily's Blog- Bad Boy Balaam

A GOD FOR OUR DAUGHTERS

May 1, 2019


Join me as I share my thoughts on the new country hit "The Daughters" and how God does show up for women...especially in the Bible.

Writer Wednesday with Catherine Castle:  Blog Post

Samantha and Cole are in the Saturday spotlight

November 5, 2022


​Join me on Pam Thibodeaux's Saturday Spotlight and read an excerpt from "Christmas at Whispering Creek."

Pam T's Blog

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SHARING MY E-RELEASE WITH VALERIE BIEL

October 18, 2019


"Lioness: Mahlah's Journey" releases in e-book today and I'm talking about the daughters of Zelophehad with fellow Wisconsin author Valerie Biel. What turmoil do Mahlah, Noah, Hoglah, Milcah, and Tirzah have to handle? please join us. Val's Blog

WOMEN IN THE BOOK OF NEHEMIAH

June 2, 2018


Join me and author Paula Mowery as we talk about the women who helped Nehemiah rebuild Jerusalem's wall and one who definitely did not. "Jerusalem Rising" is in the spotlight. Creative Christian Writers' Crank Up

SATURDAY SPOTLIGHT ~ BREAST CANCER and PROVIDENCE

October 23 2021


Please join me on Pam Thibodeaux's Saturday Spotlight. Read an excerpt from "Providence: Hannah's Journey," and find out how I battled breast cancer while publishing my first novel.  Saturday Spotlight 

HOW A CRUISE SHIP EXCURSION BECAME A WWI NOVEL

May 28, 2020


Linda Shenton Matchett and I are talking about how a vacation excursion became the story seed for my upcoming release--UNTIL JUNE.

You never know when creativity is going to strike.  Talkshow Thursday Post


SHARING MY PRINT RELEASE FOR "CLAIMING CANAAN" WITH KELLY GOSHORN ON ROMANCING HISTORY

May 1, 2020


What's so special about inheriting a vineyard? Kelly and I discuss what Scripture has to say about a vineyard on the print release debut of "Claiming Canaan." The girls finally get their land! Leave a comment and you could win one of my books. Romancing History

WHAT'S MY PLAYLIST FOR "LIONESS?" 

November 5, 2019


Join me on Reading Is My SuperPower as I talk about the songs that influenced my latest novel. We are doing a giveaway too. Only a few days left to possibly win "Lioness."  RIMSP Blog