Deliver Me

Hope, Help, & Healing through True Stories of Unplanned Pregnancy

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About Dianne

I have over 340 articles published in more than 50 periodicals including Focus on the Family magazine, Light and Life, the Salvation Army's national publication War Cry, On Mission, BGC World, The Plain Truth, Pentecostal Evangel, The Lookout, Discipleship Journal’s DJ Plus column, CBN.com, Crosswalk.com, Enrichment Journal, Encounter, Victory in Grace, Pentecostal Evangel, Church of God Evangel, Bible Advocate, Now What? online, The Standard, Woman’s Touch, Just Between Us, Joyful Woman, Women Alive!, Christian Single, Christian Motorsports Illustrated, Devotions, Live, Evangel, Standard, Purpose, and Virtue. I’ve written for writer’s magazines including Cross & Quill, SpiritLed Writer.com, and Christian Communicator. I have written for general market publications such as the Lamar Daily News (Lamar, Colorado), The Colorado Trooper, and Wiring Harness News.

I've written for the online publications www.FindingGodDaily.com, www.ThinkingAboutSuicide.com, and www.TheChristianPulse.com.

I have contributed to twenty books, including A Ruby Christmas, Chicken Soup for the Christian Soul 2 (HCI, 2006), A Cup of Comfort Devotional for Women (Adams Media, 2005, A Cup of Comfort Devotional for Mothers (Adams Media,  2007), Zondervan’s New Women’s Devotional Bible (2006), Chicken Soup for the Soul: 101 Best Stories of Faith (2008), and more.

My writing has appeared in Great Britain, Poland, Bulgaria, Canada, and Korea.

I have taught writing workshop at the Colorado Christian Writers Conference in Estes Park, Colorado, which I have attended annually since 1989. I have been on faculty at this conference in 2006, 2009, 2011, 2013, and 2014. I'm also scheduled to teach at the Greater Philadelphia Christian Writers Conference in July/August 2014.

I am also a screenwriter. I attended the Act One: Writing for Hollywood program summer 2010. I've participated in both the 168 Film Project and the 168 Film Project's "Write of Passage" multiple times. My screenplay "A Cowboy's Faith," which was inspired by a true story in my Deliver Me book was a finalist in the 168 Film Project's "Write of Passage short script contest in 2010. In January 2013 my feature-length screenplay was a semifinalist in the Kairos Prize for Spiritually Uplifting Screenplays.

When I’m not writing, I enjoy riding my motorcycle with my husband, Hal, and gardening with my cat, P.C. Hal and I are members of the Christian Motorcyclists Association which endeavors to reach motorcycle enthusiasts for Christ. We live with our cat in Pueblo, Colorado.