Sophie Elise

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April 17, 2018

Belonging: Weaving Together the Simple Threads of a Beautiful Tapestry

Belonging in a Beautiful Tapestry

Five years ago, the fabric of my family‚Äôs life started unravelling. In September 2012, I left a full-time contract to homeschool our daughters, and, like the overachiever I was, I thought that launching our new adventure with a month-long, multi-modal traverse across Canada would be fun and educational.Hardly.Winter set in quickly and our trip was […]

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March 26, 2018

Overcoming the Fear of Writing

Notebook and Pencil

I am currently working on two novels and one non-fiction book about our family’s pursuit of God’s rest. I know it may sound ridiculous, but I was unable to admit those words to anyone for years. Years.Why?Because I was so afraid of labeling myself as a writer, of putting myself out there, of giving people […]

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October 29, 2017

To NaNoWriMo or Not to NaNoWriMo


That is the question. At least, it is the question that has been plaguing me for the last two months. Should I try to participate in this year’s NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) challenge or let it pass me by? November is quickly coming upon us, and with only a few days left in this […]

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