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Putting words to the inexpressible aspects of life and faith, and how our guests explore them both in the real world and on the page.

Putting words to the inexpressible aspects of life and faith, and how our guests explore them both in the real world and on the page.


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Putting words to the inexpressible aspects of life and faith, and how our guests explore them both in the real world and on the page.




What Makes Good Stories that Are Worth Reading - Part Six of Six



What Makes Good Stories that Are Worth Reading - Part Five of Six



What Makes Good Stories that Are Worth Reading - Part Four of Six



What Makes Good Stories that Are Worth Reading - Part Three of Six

Our podcast mentioned these WhiteFire Group titles: One Hundred Valleys by Bonnie Leon My Mother's Chamomile by Susie Finkbeiner Click the links on the titles to read two sample chapters.


What Makes Good Stories that Are Worth Reading - Part Two of Six

David and Roseanna White chat about the role of villains and anti-heroes in stories, and how they inspire us to make better choices in reality.


What Makes Good Stories that Are Worth Reading - Part One of Six

Publishing team David and Roseanna White chat about where fact and fiction meet, and how Truth can often be found in the middle of a made- up story...more so, sometimes, than in one based in reality. https://www.whitefire.tv/unexpressed-ep-12-what-makes-good-stories-that-are-worth-reading-part-one-of-six/


unExpressed Ep 11: Lauralee Bliss

Today’s guest is Lauralee Bliss. She’s the author of Mountains, Madness and Miracles: 4000 Miles Along the Appalachian Trail and Gators, Guts and Glory: Adventures Along the Florida Trail as well as numerous works of fiction. We chat about her hiking adventures, history, and how hiking or just taking a walk can give God an opening to reveal something new to you. Her new Podcast, Blissful Hiking Adventures, is now available now on the WhiteFire Podcast Network. ABOUT LAURALLEE LAURALEE...


unExpressed Ep 10: Joy Palmer

https://www.whitefire.tv/unexpressed-ep-10-joy-palmer Today's guest is Joy Palmer, Today's Guest is Joy Palmer Author of Love, Lace, and Minor Alterations, Weddings, Willows, and Revised Expectations, and Marriage, Melodies and Rewritten Conclusions (coming winter 2020.) You'll be drawn in immediately when you start reading her books so go over to READ at WhiteFire to read a chapter or two before coming back to the interview. V. Joy Palmeer V. Joy Palmer is a member of American Christian...


unExpressed Ep 9: Hannah Curie

https://www.whitefire.tv/ep9-hannah-currie Today’s Guest is Hannah Currie, author of Heart of a Royal and the sequel Heart of a Princess (releasing Summer 2020). We talk about why she writes Young Adult fiction and how that genre has had a profound effect on her life, why she, and maybe every female on the planet, loves stories about princesses, and how you should be prepared for God having some different in store than you might have expected. ABOUT HANNAH HANNAH CURRIE Aussie author,...


unExpressed Ep 8: Susie Finkbeiner

https://www.whitefire.tv/ep8-susie-finkbeiner Today’s Guest is Susie Finkbeiner, author of Paint Chips, My Mother’s Chamomile with WhiteFire, The Pearl Spence Series including the books A Cup of Dust, A Trail of Crumbs and A Song of Home and All Manner of Things and the upcoming Stories That Bind Us. We talk about the themes of human traficing in Paint Chips, how we need to remember to have empathy not just for others but for ourselves and what it might take to fix our broken...


unExpressed Ep 7: Angela Henderson

https://www.whitefire.tv/ep7-angela-henderson/. Today’s Guest is Angela Henderson author of Isaac’s Ice Cream Tree and Isaac and Izzy’s Treehouse. We talk about why she loves picture books, how she brings her books alive when she reads to groups of children and the power of collaboration between authors and illustrators. ANGELA HENDERSON Angela Henderson resides in Dallas, Texas, where she teaches middle school English Language Arts & Reading and is a mother of three. Exploring...


unExpressed Ep6: Roseanna M. White

http://www.whitefire.tv/ep5-roseanna-white And be sure to check out our series with Roseanna on What Makes Good Stories that Are Worth Reading (Episodes 12-17) ROSEANNA M. WHITE Roseanna M. White is a bestselling, Christy Award nominated author who has long claimed that words are the air she breathes. When not writing fiction, she’s homeschooling her two kids, editing, designing book covers, and pretending her house will clean itself. Roseanna is the author of a slew of historical novels...


unExpressed Ep5: Sarah S.E. Clancy

http://www.whitefire.tv/ep5-sarah-clancy SE CLANCY An adrenaline junkie, S.E. Clancy has skydived, worked as a 9-1-1 dispatcher, and raised two daughters with her husband of over 25 years in Northern California. A bit of a sci-fi nerd, geek, and self-proclaimed dork, there isn’t much she won’t try at least once … unless it involves mayonnaise because that stuff is just gross. Author Website Follow on Instagram BOOKS BY SARAH VICTORIA GRACE, THE JERK FACE Preorder to get a...


unExpressed Ep4: Olivia Smit

http://www.whitefire.tv/ep4-olivia-smit/ OLIVIA SMIT Olivia Smit was born in Ontario, Canada, and loves small towns: although she has never lived in one, she writes about them often! Olivia is currently pursuing an Honours Specialization in Creative Writing, English Language, and Literature at a local university, and she’s passionate about writing Young Adult fiction that faces hard truth with hope and...


unExpressed Ep3: April McGowan

http://www.whitefire.tv/ep3-april-mcgowan/ April McGowan loves to read and write inspirational fiction. She and her husband, two children, and her ‘mews’ (three cats!), live in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. April is a member of Oregon Christian Writers, the Christian Author’s Network, and American Christian Fiction Writers. When she’s not writing, homeschooling her son, or playing board games, you might find her at her drum kit, imagining she’s on a world tour. Hey, it could...


unExpressed Ep2 Cara Luecht

http://www.whitefire.tv/ep2-cara-luecht Today's Guest is Cara Luecht, author of Soul Painter, Soul's Prisoner, Soul's Cry, Gathered Waters and Devil in the Dust. We talk about how her blog post Why I Write spoke to us as a publisher, emotional honesty and empathy, and why stories often speak to us more than education and facts. Cara's Blog Posts: http://www.caraluecht.com/blog/ Why I Write Not Christian Enough Other Links: More Empathy and Less Sympathy Call to Action Question: Has...


unExpressed Ep1: Camille Eide

http://www.whitefire.tv/ep1-camille-eide/ Camille Eide writes about love, faith, and family. She lives in Oregon with her husband and is a mom, grammy, church office manager, bass guitarist, and a fan of muscle cars, tender romance, and Peanut M&Ms. Camille won the 2016 Writer of Promise award from the Oregon Christian Writers. Camille Eide, author of Like a Love Song, Like there’s no Tomorrow, The Memoir of Johnny Devine and Wings Like a...