Sunday Snippets – December 11

Join me and other Catholic bloggers at RAnn’s Place for Sunday Snippets. Here are my contributions for the week:

A Catholic Alternative to Trashy Novels, my latest post at Amazing Catechists. It’s not too late to win one of four print and four Kindle copies of my novels. Just leave a comment anywhere on the Amazing Catechists site before Monday (to win one of my books) or Thursday, to win any of the remaining books.

The First Church Bells by Catherine Doherty Beautiful Advent reflections from the foundress of Madonna House.

The Feast of St. Nicholas This includes some great links about St. Nicholas and fun activities for kids.

Let it snow, Let it snow A few photos I took this past week.

A Woman Wrapped in Silence
Reflections on Mary by Catherine Doherty.

7 Quick Takes Friday (in connection with Conversion Diary’s post) includes the more recent video of my husband and three of our sons performing Carol of the Bells (Trans Siberian Orchestra arrangement)…and with my youngest son, Paul, on the drums.

Sunday Snippets – October 30

Join me and other Catholic bloggers at RAnn’s Place as we share posts from the previous week.

Here are my posts:

Chillingly Similar Cases to Stealing Jenny Actual cases of pregnant women being abducted by infertile women.

Flat Tire Prayer one of the three stories I contributed to the new book, God Moments II.

The Third Floor Window by Colleen Spiro A review of fellow Sunday Snippets participant, Colleen Spiro’s, outstanding book.

Fiction Friday – Pro Luce Habere An excerpt from Pro Luce Habere, a beautifully written “vampire” book with Catholic themes.

Sunday Snippets – October 23

Join me at RAnn’s Place for Sunday Snippets, where Catholic bloggers get together and share posts from the previous week. Please check out the other bloggers’ posts!

Here are my posts:

The Beauty of Autumn in the Ottawa Valley

Review of Be An Amazing Catechist: Sacramental Preparation

Blog Talk Radio Interview with Coral Russell

The Joy of Mothering Musical Sons
A fun video: “Hrkach and Sons.”

At the Hour of Our Death, Amen (excerpt from my book, Emily’s Hope, based on a true story).

Stylish Blogger Award

Sunday Snippets – October 16

Join me at RAnn’s Place where Catholic bloggers share posts from the previous week. Please check out the other bloggers’ posts!

Here are my contributions for the week:

Working With An Editor, my post for the Catholic Writers Guild blog

Desperate Plea for Help, about our friend’s desperation when his girlfriend was enticed into a cult.

My Relatives Are My Biggest Fans (Photo)

Powerful Weapon The Holy Rosary can be a powerful weapon…

Fiction Friday – Review of Pro Luce Habere

Pregnancy and Infant Loss

Photo copyright Ellen Gable Hrkach

Sunday Snippets – October 2

Join me and the other bloggers at RAnn’s place for Sunday Snippets – A Catholic Carnival. Please check out the other bloggers’ posts. Here are my contributions for the week:

Hope and Trust, an article about trusting in God’s will.

Feast of the Archangels with a quote from Blessed John Paul II and the St. Michael Prayer.

One of my favorite Catholic novels is now available on Kindle. Check out the info and leave a comment to be entered to win a free Kindle copy of this book: Fiction Friday – Passport Now Available on Kindle

Photo copyright Josh Hrkach

Sunday Snippets: a Catholic Carnival September 4

Welcome to Plot Line and Sinker! I’m a Catholic novelist and very excited about the upcoming release of my fourth book, Stealing Jenny (to be published this week!) If you’re new here, please consider subscribing by email (the box is midway down on the right) or following me on Twitter

Here are my contributions to this week’s RAnn’s Sunday Snippets A Catholic Carnival Meme. Come check out the other bloggers’ posts!

Free Giveaway on Goodreads Free copies of my new novel will be given away to ten lucky winners on September 15th.

Stealing Jenny Receives Seal of Approval

Four Nine is the Magic Number

Fiction Friday: Flannery O’Connor An excerpt from Flannery O’Connor’s short story, “A Good Man is Hard to Find.”