When the runner slides into home plate, the basketball player makes the unbelievable shot to win the game, when the quarterback scores a touchdown, the stands erupt: cheers and boos, popcorn and peanuts raining down, beer and Pepsi sloshing... Someone throws up (okay that part's less exciting and slightly icky.) Sports are ingrained in our… Continue reading A New Spin on Sports
Since I'm having some difficulty getting my newsletter functional (you wouldn't think it would be that hard, but...) So here is the November newsletter for all interested parties!! WHAT HAVE YOU BEEN READING LATELY? Adventure Suspense Comedy Crime Romance Thriller Reading… Continue reading Books make winter brrrable
As most writers know or will discover, writing is the easy part. The hardest part, is spreading the word about what we've written. As new authors, it's easy to get so focused on trying to promote our own book, that we neglect to help other authors (all the while hoping they'll help us.) I'm guilty… Continue reading Authors helping Authors
What is an act of kindness? Donating food or money to someone in need, sharing your time with someone who has no one, sharing an uplifting word, opening a door? All of the above, actually. An act of kindness doesn't need to be extravagant. If you've been blessed financially, then by all means, use that… Continue reading An Act of kindness
Us: okay GPS, where am I going? GPS: In 100 feet...signal lost. Us: Seriously? How is that even possible!? I thought GPS covered everything! GPS: Recalculating. In 300 feet, make a sharp U-turn. Us: Um, is that legal? *Makes a likely illegal u-turn* Okay, now what? GPS: Continue on this road for ... Us: Did… Continue reading G.P.S…God Positioning System?
What is unconditional love? To love someone without exception, regardless of their flaws, actions, or choices. This is how God loves us. Even knowing that we are flawed and that we will make mistake after bumbling mistake, He loves us. Even though our love for Him is sometimes contingent on our circumstances, His love is… Continue reading Unconditional Love
Free $20 Amazon gift card and a free paperback copy of Cross Fire, the second book in The Holly Novel series, for 1st place, and a free paperback copy of Cross Fire for second place. To qualify, please do the following: 1. Pop over to the C.C. Warrens facebook page and comment on the post… Continue reading Amazon gift card and a free book
Let me preface this by saying, holy cow was that a long drive (or ride, rather, since my husband did all the driving). Dramamine you are my friend. Amazing that I was conscious at all during that road trip. My husband and I wanted to visit NYC because my novels are based out of there.… Continue reading First trip to N.Y.C.
I came across this article today, and not only does it fit in with my books, but there's truth in it. http://www.rebeccaanhalt.com/feeling-like-a-burden-the-most-dangerous-emotion/