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Dog Sitting

My ex-roommate went on a trip and I am dog-sitting for four days. Having been used to walking one little dog, I forgot how challenging it can be to walk two! Her dog is a male, who likes to leave his scent about every ten feet or less. My dog is female, and likes to...

Thrift Shop Temptations

About 5 years ago I began to work as a volunteer cashier at the American Cancer Society thrift shop, called the Discovery Shop. This is not like your normal thrift shop. Clothing is carefully inspected for tears, stains, missing buttons or other damage and if it...

Violence and Perspective

Like most people, I watch the news showing the rioters and protesters, and wonder what burning down businesses, shooting policemen, destroying historical statues and chanting, have to do with making our country more racially conscious and better. Those that claim to...

The Skunk Tale

Like many people, I love any small creature. Watching nature is a national pastime. While I think most baby animals are adorable, even baby skunks, I draw the line at a full-grown critter! Our backyard is well fenced. Five-foot boards and 18” of lattice work on top....

Writing Biblical Fiction

A friend once told me I write differently when I write Biblical Fiction. I had written three books of Contemporary Christian Fiction before Journey to the Well was published. God always uses the ups and downs in our lives, and even in Biblical Fiction I 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.