Showing you Oregon,one post at a time. Did you know that I post the links of many of my stories and articles on the sidebar? When you have extra time, please scroll down to see more. At the bottom of this page there are links to many other blogs that I enjoy.

Hello, friends, thank you so much for stopping by. I really hope that you will enjoy your visit to Oregon Gifts. Due to spam, I am not accepting comments from anonymous people. Please email me at: oregongiftsofcomfortandjoy@hotmail.com if you are unable to leave a comment on here. I write back through email when I can.

My words and photographs are copyrighted, and may not be used without permission, even on Pinterest.

~ Kathy M.

Friday, April 20, 2012

Book Blurb Friday #60: "Prairie Love"

Oregon Gifts of Comfort and Joy ~ Kathy Matthews

"Prairie Love"
by Kathy Matthews

First time in print! 

"Prairie Love" is the autobiography of Tommy and Katie Reynolds; the story of young love that led to a lifetime of  blessing others.  The Reynolds early years inspired Trisha Yearwood's "She's In Love With the Boy" in 1991.  

Now a major motion picture, "Prairie Love" tells of how Mr. and Mrs. Reynolds of Missouri eventually adopted twenty special needs children, raising them alongside their own three.  This heartwarming tale of responding to a higher calling leaves readers wondering if they themselves can do more to help others.  Full of inspiration, faith, struggle and love, you will not go away from this book untouched.  A must read!




Thank you to Christina Claro for this week's very beautiful photo, and a shout out of congratulations to her exciting future in the arts.  You rock, Christina!


I am participating in Lisa's Book Blurb Friday, from over at Writing in the Buff.   It is fun, and you can play too!  Pretend that the picture on the top of this post is the cover of a book.  On the inside jacket, you have 150 words to entice the reader to buy your book.  Lisa gives us a week to think about next week's entry (she's gracious like that).  Please CLICK HERE on Friday to read what everybody else wrote.  To see my other BBF stories, please locate them on the left-hand sidebar under the Book Blurb Friday button.


At Oregon Gifts of Comfort and Joy, if you miss a day, you miss a lot!  All material on this post is copyrighted and not for use without my permission ...Please click here to go to my home page and see what is happening in Mayberry today.  Protected by Copyscape Duplicate Content Check

5 comments:

Bookie said...

This sounds very real for sure. My favorite genre is bio, so the story would be right down my alley! Love the Title!

Oregon Gifts of Comfort and Joy said...

Thank you, Claudia! I'm getting awfully good at MSU lately (making stuff up) ... lots of practice with my A-Z stuff, lol.

Sioux said...

Kathy--Your blurb was a unique take. I am always amazed that writers can all have the same photo, yet the directions they go is so different.

Also, I love Trisha Yearwood, but had never heard this song. Thanks for sharing it.

Sioux said...

Ooooh, I love the acronym MSU. Perhaps the S could stand for something else besides "stuff," a word that rhymes with bit? I am a pro at MSU.

Oregon Gifts of Comfort and Joy said...

Thanks, Sioux! BTW ... my husband, who I learned this from, says he graduated from MSU, and he uses the version that rhymes with bit, lol.

No Copying!

I LOVE THE STATE OF OREGON.

I LOVE THE STATE OF OREGON.
Links to My Oregon Blog Posts (Except for Central Oregon):

"Oregon Bloggers"

"Sepia Saturday, Postcard and Stamp Blogs"

"Writing and Poetry Blogs":