Book and Movie Reviews: What Elements I Look For

Romance To what extent might this book make your heart swell to near-bursting? I judge this based on the number of times I swoon, the depth of my long sighs, and the length of time I press the book to my chest and close my eyes, soaking in the moment. Disclaimer: I...

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Book Review: The Writing Desk by Rachel Hauck

The Writing Desk by Rachel Hauck My rating: 5 of 5 stars The Writing Desk links two love stories separated by more than one hundred years, each challenging its era's notion of acceptable marriage. The novel's two heroines, Birdie and Tenley, dream of romance, both in...

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Book Review: True to You by Becky Wade

True to You by Becky Wade My rating: 5 of 5 stars In the first of the Bradford Sisters Series, Becky Wade weaves together family histories and tragic pasts with a sweet love story. As good-hearted Nora helps American hero John find the identity of his birth parents,...

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ACFW Conference Mix & Mingle

Here is a brief introduction as part of Laurie Tomlinson's ACFW Mix and Mingle. Name: Janine Rosche Location: Toledo, Ohio What you write/tagline/trademark: I write Christian romance novels in addition to curriculum and nonfiction in Human Development and Family...

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Winners Announced: 5 Days of Giveaways

Thank you to everyone who supported me through the launch of my website! Each share, comment and like meant so much to me! Keep in mind that subscribers to my newsletters are automatically entered to win every giveaway I host! If you win, it is up to you whether you...

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How White Is Your House?

How White is Your House? The Post I Shouldn’t Write The Great Solar Eclipse of 2017 was the greatest thing to happen to white people since Full House got a Netflix reboot. For 48 hours, we got to pretend that our country wasn’t a big jigsaw puzzle with all the pieces...

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