Amy Clipston’s Advice for Aspiring Writers

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On Sat., July 19, I spoke at the University City Regional Library in Charlotte, NC. During my presentation, an aspiring author asked me if I had any advice for her. Her question sparked an idea for this blog post. Below I’ve listed the methods I would recommend for aspiring authors. Join a Writers’ Group Find… Read More

A Q&A with Amy Clipston about ‘A Mother’s Secret’

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Amy Clipston’s new book, A Mother’s Secret, debuted in June. To celebrate with Amy, enter to win a copy of the book and also a Kindle Fire! Enter to win here!   What is A Mother’s Secret about? My new book, A Mother’s Secret, is the second in my Hearts of the Lancaster Grand Hotel… Read More

The Balancing Act of Working Full-time, Writing, and Being a Mom

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Philippians 4:13 “I can do all this through him who gives me strength.” Unlike some of my writing cohorts, I work a full-time, 40 hours per week job for a local city government in addition to writing Christian novels. While other writers may be able to write for 14 hours straight on a Tuesday, I… Read More

Prayers, Celebration, and Mickey Mouse

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Matthew 7:7-8: “Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.” The first time my parents took me to Walt Disney… Read More

Coming soon: A Mother’s Secret

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While I’m praying it gets warmer soon, I’m enjoying the first days of spring. It’s such a beautiful time of year as we enjoy hearing the birds sing again, and the earth is renewed. I always look forward to seeing the daffodils sprout up in our yard. Daffodils are special to me since they remind… Read More

Behind the Scenes of ‘Destination Unknown’

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Many authors use real life experiences in their books. Oftentimes a character’s name or even a pet’s name has special significance to the author, but the reader would have no way of knowing that just by reading the book. Most readers know that I write Amish fiction, but they may not know that I also… Read More

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