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Losing the Pounds

Four years ago, I joined a weight loss group called TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) with a friend. Having gone up and down over that time, I have succeeded in losing 16 pounds. My current goal is only 4 pounds away (to make KOPS- Keep Off Pounds Sensibly). Those 4...

A Musical Detour

My main publisher is not doing fiction anymore and thus ends our association, since fiction is what I write. Two proposals are out with other publishers, but we’ll see what happens with them. With 14 books written, I’m sure I can retire and feel good about the legacy...

Slippery Throw Rugs

Upon reaching the ripe old age of 83, friends and family urge me constantly to be cautious. I cannot afford to break a bone or do myself another injury! However, little throw rugs seem to lie in wait for me to tread so they can slip merrily out from under me! I’ve...

Being a Patriot

We just celebrated our Independence Day and how we love the fireworks, BBQ’s, getting together with family. Flags fly in yards across the country. While there is an element that would nullify our patriotic fervor, I thought about the men who founded our country on...

Domestic Pets

Most people in residential areas have cats, dogs, or birds. My son has a dog, a rabbit, and now, what he calls a miniature pig! In reading an article in National Geographic, it is clear that there are no permanently miniature pigs! They are little and cute, but can...

My Books

About Diana

Diana Wallis Taylor was first published at the age of 12, when she sold a poem to a church newspaper. After receiving her B.A. in Elementary Education at San Diego State University, she was an elementary school teacher for 22 years, attended Bethel Seminary, sold real estate, opened two coffeehouse/used bookstores, and was a conference director for a private Christian college.

She has an extensive portfolio of published works, including nine novels of Biblical Fiction, three Contemporary Fiction novels, a book of poetry, a book on Halloween, an Easter Cantata, and several songs.  

She lives in San Diego, California with her puppy Maya.