Marji Laine: Faith~Driven Fiction

. . . Authentic and Intense


Celebration and Social Media

Usually my Wednesday’s post is about Writing and Publishing and all that goes with it, particularly Social Media. But I’m still giddy over the fact that there’s a book cover with my name on it! (Seriously giddy – you know that uninhibited look in a child’s face when they’re seeing Christmas presents? That’s me all over the place. Just one overgrown, middle-aged toddler with sparkles in her eyes.) Continue reading



I always have to get past my sweet hubby’s birthday on the first before I really feel it! But he deserves a day of his own that isn’t connected to the following holiday. (I’ve always done the same thing for my son who celebrates on October 26th.) Now I need to brag a bit before I move on, because this wonderful guy has changed so much (only on the outside, thank goodness, ’cause he’s always been awesome on the inside) in the past year. I’ve got a great before and after pics. Continue reading



I found out some news right before Thanksgiving and have been bursting! Seriously! That very day, I received yet another rejection and thought, “Well, that’s it. Back to the drawing board.” Then I learned the most WONDERFUL NEWS! Check out the details HERE, then come back and read my take on the situation! Continue reading