Leanna Sain's Blog

Gold at the End of the “Bean-bow”

My grandson is three now. Time marches on, sometimes stomping, marking the passage in loud even steps, but mostly sneaking past on sock-footed tiptoes, surprising me with its silent, relentless pace. Now he’s three, but in a blink, he’ll be starting … [Read more...]

Presenting…Nicki Greenwood

Please join me in welcoming Nicki Greenwood. Hi Nicki. We're so glad to have you visit with us today. I'd like to ask you a few questions for you so my readers can learn a little about you. Let's get started. Can you tell us who your favorite … [Read more...]

Half-Moon Lake

Newest GRITS novel - Half-MoonLake When Kathryn Dorne is summoned to Half-Moon Lake for the reading of her father’s will, she discovers a shocking truth: everything in her life—including her name—is a lie. Learning that her name is Katelyn … [Read more...]

A Year Later….

This time last year Ethan was in ICU fighting for his life. I find myself alternating between thanking God for his healing and crying as I remember the scariest two weeks this mama has ever experienced. He was septic…a mysterious, very rare … [Read more...]

Blessings in Disguise

I can think now. The constant bumps and thumps, the rhythmic pounding from morning until four or five in the afternoon—an entire week of it—is finally over. Now I can meditate and mull over the way God supplies, the way He works all things … [Read more...]

Beauty from a “Beast”

THIS is the wood for the floors? I thought to myself, incredulous, horrified. It had to be the ugliest wood I’dever seen. Ragged ends, split and gnawed off, knot-holed. <Groan> What a mistake! A huge mistake. But, I’m getting ahead of myself. … [Read more...]

The “Mistake”

I shared, in an earlier blog, how my mother has Alzheimer’s. I was blown away and humbled by all the friends who offered prayers and words of encouragement after I posted it. Thank you for that, and please don’t stop. This is a hard journey. Now … [Read more...]

In the Middle of the Air Podcast Interview

I'm excited to have been recently interviewed by Ken Butcher for his podcast, "In the Middle of the Air." Take a few minutes and listen. You just might learn something that you didn't know about me. … [Read more...]

Red Curtains Blog Tour Schedule

I'm excited to be participating in a blog tour to launch my newest novel, Red Curtains. This has been a fun, new adventure and I hope you'll share it with me and my new friends. The following is a list of the scheduled events, their addresses and … [Read more...]

Fighting an Unseen Enemy…

The thumpa-thumpa-thumpa of my youngest son’s echo-cardiogram brings tears to my eyes. The last time I heard something like that, was when he was still inside me. Now, almost twenty-four years later, he’s in the ICU, in critical condition with some … [Read more...]