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All Things Must Come to an End, Like My Blog

Having reached an age where I need to pick and choose my time, I have begun to set aside some things and concentrate on time with friends and family and writing my memoirs. My growing up years were difficult with a grandmother who belonged to a cult and my mother into...

Dating Again

After 27 years of marriage, and 2½ years of widowhood, I took a chance and accepted an invitation for lunch from a gentleman who volunteers where I do. He’s a nice man and while I was feeling some reluctance, I agreed to go. We talked about our spouses and family and...

Writing Music

Not having the ability to write or read music is a bit hampering when the Lord puts a song on my heart. I wrote the words to an Easter Cantata years ago but didn’t know how to put the music I was hearing in my head to the words. After several tries by various people,...

Social Media

How many of us have followed a car on a street or freeway only to see it wobble from lane to land. It is a good bet the driver is on his/her cell phone! Despite the penalties, people still do this. I learned long ago, when I got my first cell phone, that I could not...

Television Specials

With a few friends, we gathered to watch the Super Bowl game on Sunday. I haven’t watched much football since my husband died, but this was a special game, so we brought food and compared teams and prepared for a fun afternoon. Then came half-time, with JayLo and...

My Books

About Diana

A winner of the “Writer of the Year” award by the San Diego Christian Writer’s Guild, Diana Wallis Taylor has been writing since the age of 12 when she sold her first poem to a church newspaper. She has completed four novels of Biblical Fiction for Revell, two novels of Biblical Fiction with a third in production, and a Halloween book, “Harmless Fun or Risky Business” for Whitaker House.

Her fourth book, Claudia, Wife of Pontius Pilate, was nominated for ACFW’s Carol Award. She won first place in the San Diego Book Awards for her short story “Phipps and the Jay”; First place in Christian Romance for her book Smoke Before the Wind; First place in Christian Fiction for her e-book, House of the Forest; Second place for Martha, First place for her manuscript for A Distant Mountain (now Shadows on the Mountain); all in Reader’s Favorite Book Review and Award Contest. Her collection of poetry, Wings of the Wind came out in 2006. Her writing contributions appear in various compilation books and magazines. Diana wrote the words and melodies for an Easter cantata called “Glorious” recently completed with her fellow collaborator, Carolyn Prentice, who did the orchestration.

Diana lives with her husband Frank in San Diego, California. Between them they have six grown children and nine grandchildren. She enjoys speaking and sharing her heart with women of all ages.