Jeanette Hanscome has written three books for Focus on the Family (see her Book Corner) and numerous articles, devotions and stories. She writes regularly for Standard Publishing’s Encounter—the Magazine, and Walk Thru the Bible’s Tapestry devotional, as well as contributing to Girls, God and the Good Life (www.girlsgodgoodlife.blogspot.com) and the Christian Author’s Network blog (www.canblog.typepad.com). She edits on a freelance basis for publishers and individuals. In addition to writing, Jeanette enjoys teaching writing workshops in her community and at writer’s conferences, coaching new writers, and speaking. Jeanette is a member of ACFW, The Christian PEN and Christian Author’s Network (CAN), and leads the Reno Christian Writers critique group. While writing can be a lonely profession, this author is often found working with her cat Tatiana (pictured above and known to the family as Tati) on her desk and the family dog, Belle at her feet.