The Story Behind Recognitions by Daniela I. Norris

Recognitions is the first of a trilogy and also my first novel. I’ve had three books previously published, but they were non-fiction and short stories. Writing (and publishing!) a novel feels very different, in that it is something that’s created entirely from the author’s imagination and they have no idea how it will be accepted,…

The Story Behind The Beloved Daughter by Alana Terry

I couldn’t tell you exactly why, but I’ve been intrigued by stories of religious persecution since I was a teenager. I won’t argue with you if you come back and tell me that it’s morbid, but I’m encouraged by accounts of people who remain faithful in the face of intense opposition. I think for a…

The Story Behind Waking Up Happy by Jill Muehrcke

No matter what kind of change you want to make in your life, WAKING UP HAPPY: A HANDBOOK OF CHANGE WITH MEMOIRS OF RECOVERY AND HOPE holds the keys. As inspirational as it is practical, this first-of-a-kind handbook focuses on the positive steps of recovery and change. Powerful, absorbing, and beautifully written, WAKING UP HAPPY…