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ALL ABOUT "THE UNDERDOG DUCKLING"

I am wearing two hats in this blog as I act as as both interviewer and interviewee for the most-asked questions about my book The Underdog Duckling.

Tell us about your book. 

The Underdog Duckling is about a young…

SHORT STORY BY SALLY MEADOWS WINS A 2018 WORD AWARD!

I am delighted to share that my story “A Blessed Christmas,” published in the anthology Christmas with Hot Apple Cider has won a 2018 Word Award, category Short Fiction. This was especially meaningful as it was my fifth…

WHEN SLEEPING BIRDS FLY: WHY I WROTE THIS BOOK

Six years ago, I was relatively new to Facebook. I got an idea to share a miracle-a-day for a full year to inspire and encourage my friends even before I had something published. I called the initiative 365 Days of

WHEN SLEEPING BIRDS FLY: COVER REVEAL!

I am excited to reveal the cover of my next book, When Sleeping Birds Fly: 365 Amazing Facts About The Animal Kingdom!

First, I’d like to share a brief background to this process. 

In the summer of…

THE TWELVE DAYS OF GIVING--PART 4

As I wrap up this four-part series, my thoughts turn to how I can bring The Twelve Days of Giving into the next twelve months. It is easy to be generous when we are caught up in the Christmas season,…

THE TWELVE DAYS OF GIVING--PART 3

The first two instalments of this blog—Part 1 and Part 2—were mostly about acts of service. Now I will switch my attention to other resources. This next instalment is about online giving—monetary gifts. 

Most everyone agrees that…

WRITE CANADA 2016 - DAY THREE

This blog is the last of a three-part blog about my experience at Write Canada, Canada’s largest conference for Christian writers, which was held at the Holiday Inn Yorkdale in Toronto, Canada, on June 23-25th, 2016. You can read…

WRITE CANADA 2016 - DAY TWO

This blog is part two of a three-part blog about my experience at Write Canada, Canada’s largest conference for Christian writers, which was held at the Holiday Inn Yorkdale in Toronto, Canada, on June 23-25th, 2016. 

Day Two of …

WRITE CANADA 2016 - DAY ONE

This summer I was blessed to attend Write Canada, Canada’s largest conference for Christian writers, at the Holiday Inn Yorkdale in Toronto, Canada, on June 23-25th, 2016. I was able to attend the conference thanks to a bursary and…

CROSS-MARKETING: CONNECTING ART FORMS

Christmas in July! ALL books and CDs mentioned below are on sale from July 15-31, 2016!

Finding connections has always been an important part of how I experience the world. From discovering things in common with new acquaintances, to solving…

HOW MY BOOK “THE TWO TREES” HAS IMPACTED KIDS

Last week I had the opportunity to do my first out-of-province The Two Trees presentation to over 200 grades 2-5 students. It was a little challenging as I usually rely on the hands-on activities we do after the reading and…

WRITING AND SPEAKING OUT FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE AND CHANGE

Over the last few months, my writing ministry has taken me in a direction that in one sense is unexpected and in another makes perfect sense: to write for, and raise awareness about writing for, social justice and change.…

ALTERNATE BEGINNING FOR MY CHILDREN'S BOOK "THE TWO TREES"


Although the story that eventually became the foundation of my first children’s picture book The Two Trees (2015) had been rattling around in my head for a while, I hadn't actually written anything down until I took an online course…

INTRODUCING BENEATH THAT STAR ILLUSTRATOR SARAH E. NICKEL

As God’s glory is revealed through His unfolding purposes and plans for our respective lives, He calls us to encourage and uplift others in their gifting too. As someone who has worked with children, youth, and young adults for 20…