|About the Book|
Another Trestle Press Digital Short Story Series:Amish Knitting Circle is a continuing short story series about 6 women. Granny Weaver started the circle when she saw her wool was stronger when spun into yarn. So she starts a knitting circle,MoreAnother Trestle Press Digital Short Story Series:Amish Knitting Circle is a continuing short story series about 6 women. Granny Weaver started the circle when she saw her wool was stronger when spun into yarn. So she starts a knitting circle, believing the women will be stronger as they face life together.Volume 7 ~ Beauty for AshesIt’s the end of January in Smicksburg, PA. Granny Weaver and her knitting circle are meditating on the scripture- He gives us beauty for ashes... (Isaiah 61:3)~ Maryann is battling breast cancer.~ Lizzie is starting to heal from a traumatic assault that happened eleven years ago.~ Ruth has let Luke back home, but has little hope of having a good marriage.~ Ella and Zach are so sleep deprived that marital bliss seems to have blown away with the January winds.But Fannie’s smile is so warm it can melt the North Pole, because she has a wunderbar gut secret.A trusted English friend among many Amish in Western PA, and NY, I want to share with you about these wonderful people I admire.Amish Knitting Circle was birthed when Trestle Press asked Suzanne Woods Fisher to write an Amish serial, and she referred them to me. Thank you Suzanne! I LOVE Trestle Press!I write full-length novels and short story serials. I hope readers will learn a lot about Amish culture and traditions, and realize you dont have to be Amish to live a simple life.In my Amish Knitting Circle youll follow the lives of 6 women in a knitting circle who are knitting for charity and helping each other through lifes challenges, the Amish way. An authentic Amish recipe is at the end of each edition.Knit Together: An Amish Knitting Novel, is a complete book. Granny Weaver starts a knitting circle thats half Amish and half not. As they meet and knit and talk, they end up unifying the town made of two different cultures: Amish and English.Im a graduate from Seton Hill University and Andersonville Theological Seminary. In my spare time I enjoy knitting, birding, photography, watching BBC Period Dramas and spending time with family and friends.