Posts by Leslie DeVooght

Southern Sands Newsletter and Privacy Policy

Southern Sands Newsletter and Privacy Policy

Happy Summer Friends, It has been awhile since a newsletter. Hopefully, you have been enjoying the blog posts and flash...

A Constant Comfort by Christina Suzann Nelson

  One of the best parts of being an author is meeting and getting to know other writers, especially the...

Becoming a Skillful Sailor

Becoming a Skillful Sailor

“Smooth seas don’t make skilled sailors.” African Proverb. I read that on the side of my frozen yogurt cup the...

Anything is Possible

Anything is Possible

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm...

A Derby Win by Carlton DeVooght

A Derby Win by Carlton DeVooght

Last spring, I told my husband, Carlton, about a flash fiction writing contest that wanted stories about sports and romance,...

Weight of Waiting by Hope Welborn

Weight of Waiting by Hope Welborn

My friend Hope Welborn often says, “I’m not interested unless there’s a dead body.”  And that’s okay since she writes...

the brink – a poem

the brink – a poem

At the brink of day, come with me     to the edge of the sea. Warm sand engulfs your toes     as...

Flash Fiction: Love is a Battlefield

Flash Fiction: Love is a Battlefield

This month’s flash fiction story tells the story of my characters’ past. It was fun for me to explore the...

Be Still – Guest Post by Lara Patangan

Be Still – Guest Post by Lara Patangan

Happy Holy Week, dear friends. I just got home from our church’s morning service, and I can’t think of a...

Choosing Time

Choosing Time

Time. What an elusive concept. If you follow me on social media, you know we’ve been on a family road...