When we were first planning this INDIEgiving blogfest, I said to myself easy peasy – I can do this. I’m thankful for so much. But it was really hard to narrow down.
I’m thankful for the option to self publish, for readers, for the Indelibles and the wealth of knowledge within the group. I’m thankful for all my blogging friends, critique partners and beta readers.
But that feels so insignificant when compared to the fact that I have a friend with 3-6 months left to live. Yet, he and his family are finding ways to glorify God through this tough time.
So I’m thankful for life. I’m thankful for health and a place to live and the food on our table. I’m thankful that I believe in a God who is all about grace and mercy, even when our prayers don’t get answered in the way we’d like.
But I’m especially thankful for the little things.
My son’s smile and the hug I get every day. My daughter’s teachers at school, who totally impressed me. My sister, who called yesterday.
The fact that my husband is pushing me completely out of my comfort zone with this huge Thanksgiving party. Gulp. **breathes into paper bag**
For the friends in my life who show me grace and still invest in my friendship even when I’m not the perfect friend.
But small things add up, and together, they bring a smile to my face every day.
And for the giveaway!
This is really simple. The sequel to A SPY LIKE ME will be out in the next couple weeks. Yay!
If you haven’t read A SPY LIKE ME yet, use my contact form or leave a note in the comments with your name, email, and preferred file (epub or mobi) and I’ll email it to you!
Here’s the sequel. 🙂
Offer is good until my next blog post.
Make sure to visit everyone posting in the INDIE-giving blogfest. Click here for the links.
For all my friends in the States, have a wonderful Thanksgiving!