Author Archives: Faye

About Faye

I m a wife, mother and grandmother. I have always enjoyed writing even from an early age. My book Beyond the Ashes has been written as a labour of love. All the characters are real to me and their story needed to be told. As a Christian my desire is to write General Fiction stories about real people but Hope and a desire for 'better' will always be part of the journey. I have had several short stories published over the years and moderate success in writing competitions. I realized as I was thinking today (30/01/15) that perhaps I should add here that I have had life experiences of many valley times but also many mountain top experiences. I can understand and be beside anyone who finds their life in tatters because I have 'been' there. Of course as I have got older as well there have been the added sorrows of losing not only older family members but also one by one finding the dearest of friends and the ones of greatest support and care also dying. On the site of rich mountains has been my certainty of the value of marriage and how grateful I am that after loss and sadness I made a happy and long-lasting marriage commitment. The one who was my best friend back then is still my best friend 45 years later. Beyond the Ashes touches upon the POWER of LOVE when folk can forget about their own personal 'feelings' and reach out in LOVE to a desperate and broken person.

Yesterday – I saw an eagle.

Good Morning!      This Year we have in Oz been experiencing lots of difficult weather but also news of personal heartaches continues to rise.        Walking yesterday, I saw an eagle…………..but…. Australian eagles are different to eagle … Continue reading

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In the midst of it ALL- I choose PEACE

Good Morning! The wonder of the forward focus to remembering the Birth of Jesus Christ means once again we must truly seek and find our own answers. I say a prayer today for all who are suffering in various trials … Continue reading

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I lit a CANDLE said a PRAYER

Good Morning!      On the 1st December, I chose to light a candle and say a prayer. The focus at the end of this month is towards a date on a calendar.   Families will celebrate in many different, … Continue reading

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GRATITUDE AND THANKFULNESS – A MEDICAL MILESTONE

Good Morning!           A sharing of deep-felt thankfulness for reaching a medical milestone. On Friday the specialist oncologist said to me.   “Congratulations! you have reached a milestone and you will not need to see me … Continue reading

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ABSOLUTE SANCTIFIED – REST

Good Morning!   Matt: 11.28 Come to ME  all who labour and are heavy laden and I will give you REST. Thank God that since the sacrificial death of the Saviour,  like the offer of salvation to ALL, we can freely … Continue reading

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HOLY – the indescribable adjective.

Good Morning!         Trying to find a suitable (explanation) for holy and an appropriate picture has been a journey of discovery for me this past week.    I pray it will give you too, something to think … Continue reading

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GOING HOME

Good morning!                             This was not the blog post that I  imagined earlier in the week I would write. Events and heartache around the world both climatic … Continue reading

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WHEN YOU WISH UPON A STAR……….

Good Morning!                                                                              … Continue reading

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Prayers – Our soul connection with God.

   Good Morning!                                      As we all face another day where our thoughts and prayers continue for  those who are distressed or suffering, … Continue reading

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A memory shared like a prayer.

Good Morning! Memories saved in an image of peace On the East Coast of Australia there have been a few days of fear and struggle.   Many folks will have changed lives and many will need recovery from distressing memories. … Continue reading

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