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

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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