Carolyn R Scheidies

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Author of 
History, Mystery, 
Romance...and Hope!


At this site you'll find a variety of articles, poems and more. My books are also a variety, including fiction and non-fiction for all ages. What I write matches my brand--history, mystery, romance. Explore, read, enjoy.

Click for "God's Not Dead"--Newsboys


Finding Peace, Praying for your family? Check out my new entry under DEVOTIONALS or use the link below: FINDING PEACE.

NEW updated version of  HELP! I'M A NEW MOTHER!  NOW available in print and Kindle versions. Check for more info or to purchase. Buy for that soon-to-be or new mom in your life.

Wondering about the movie Do You Believe? Check out my article "Do You Believe is a worthwhile movie that makes you think as well as feel." 

A TALE OF THE OREGON TRAIL--updated with paperback and hardback print versions as well as PDF and Kindle versions.

Click on the link below for my poem HE DID IT FOR ME.


CLICK HERE for my Devotional(s): FINDING PEACE.

CLICK HERE for Hub article: Do You Believe is a worthwhile movie that makes you think as well as feel

CLICK HERE to check out my poem(s) HE DID IT FOR ME.

CLICK HERE for article AND 2015 update "What Happened After I Fell"


No speaking or signings set up for this year.

About the Author

Writing has been my life since I first picked up a pencil before I entered school. I learned the alphabet and the word AT. After that I went down the alphabet rhyming words. It was intoxicating! 

By the time I left third grade, I was writing stories and knew one thing--I wanted to be a writer. (I also wanted to be a jockey, before there were women jockeys. I was deep into the Walter Farley "Black Stallion" books.) 

I geared my education to become a writer. In high school I won writing awards and sold my first short story. During college I began selling my stories and articles. I graduated with a comprehensive degree in Journalism--a very good foundation for any type of writing. 

Now, many books later, some traditionally published, some with small publishers and some self-published, I still write for my career. (Some of those books won awards.) I have a regular column in a regional newspaper. I write short articles for Internet clients. And still develop book projects. 

What I write reaches all ages. Interesting how, as my own children grew up, I wrote stories for their different ages and stages. I write both fiction and non-fiction, contemporary and historical, mystery, fantasy and even romance. I also write about the moral, cultural and political issues of the day.

 I write from a caring, life-affirming, Christian perspective. You'll find here books and writing to challenge, convict, encourage and lift up. 

Enjoy the journey. CRS

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