Tag Archives: Jennifer Haynie

To Be or Not to Be? The Good Thing About Stillness

by Jennifer Haynie @JenniferHaynie1 A couple of weeks ago, we in North Carolina went through about a four-day rainy spell. Seriously, like I didn’t leave the house for two days, and it nearly drove me batty, especially since I’m working at home right now. That week, I literally stayed inside since it was so wet. ...continue reading

Living with Guilty Pleasures

by Jennifer Haynie @JenniferHaynie1 The song came on the radio last summer. The beat was great. It made me want to dance, or go lift weights. Which was what I did. Lift weights, that is. The next time it came on, the lyrics hit me upside the head. They were awful! But I still liked ...continue reading

Being Idle Reveals Idols

by Jennifer Haynie @JenniferHaynie1 “Times like these tend to strip away our idols.” Those words from our financial advisor last week caught me up short. They made me think. A lot. First off, what’s an idol? I think before I even begin to define it, I need to put something out there that people may ...continue reading

Finding the Silver Lining

by Jennifer Haynie @JenniferHaynie1 Mid-March. The pandemic began spreading. Life as we knew it started crumbling. We were sent home to work. My husband’s and my vacation plans changed four times in ten days with three of those happening within a week. When we returned, we found ourselves under a statewide stay-at-home order. The only ...continue reading

A Lesson I Learned from The Athena File and No Options

by Jennifer Haynie @JenniferHaynie1 It’s hard to believe that It's hard to believe No Options is my eighth novel. In each of my books, there are themes that emerge organically. As I write my characters’ stories, they evolve, and I tend to learn a lot from their trials and tribulations. So it is with these ...continue reading