A Place to Be Me (FCA Camp in Pella)

August 26, 2019 | Danielle | Communications | 0

As the editor of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes magazine, I had the opportunity to visit Pella, Iowa and watch a multi-sport FCA Camp in action this past summer. Here’s a personal story from a fun experience! Background on FCA Camp There are 6 different types of FCA Camps: sports, leadership, coaches, power, team and…

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Stay strong, storytellers

August 13, 2019 | Danielle | Communications | 0

Hey friends! I feel an apology is in order – it’s been a long time since I’ve blogged a personal update. I love cooking up Monday morning devotionals each week, but that’s all I’ve had capacity to post the past month or so. I’ve been reflecting on why that is lately – and in true…

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Writing my first memoir – Part 3

May 27, 2019 | Danielle | Communications | 4

Two years ago on Memorial Day weekend, I committed to writing my book. Today, I’m proud to say, it is finished. The first full draft of my memoir is complete. A full manuscript – around 43,000 words – now sits in the Documents folder on my laptop (and is backed up in the Cloud). How…

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Writing My First Memoir – Part 2

April 11, 2019 | Danielle | Communications | 0

Well friends, I didn’t think when I wrote “Writing My First Memoir – Part 1” that it would be seven months later before I’d pen another post and update you on my book and “Part 2.” But, this storyteller has been busy! I’m super fortunate to maintain an active freelance business where I’ve been editing…

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Wow – my younger self was so bold.

March 22, 2019 | Danielle | Communications | 0

I was reading through old blog posts tonight – posts from my former blog at Semicolon Stories – and I realized my younger self was much wiser and bolder than I give her credit for – and much more fearless too. The same goes for my old journals I skimmed through a few months ago…

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10 Favorite Stories from 2018

December 31, 2018 | Danielle | Communications | 1

What a year, everyone! Wow! I don’t know about you, but I love reading year-in-review posts. There’s power in stopping to look back before zeroing in on what’s ahead. My “one word” for 2018: Trust I’ve chosen a “word” for each year since 2006. Usually around November or December, I’ll hear a phrase or single…

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