“When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.”

– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Overcomers learn to see the stars during the dark times in their lives. May you experience the strength of the overcomers I’ve interviewed and find inspiration as you read their amazing stories.


Overcomer’s Playlist

My husband Jeff

My husband Jeff

It may be because my husband is a musician, but music speaks to me. I do not have any musical talent myself – I truly wish I did! But several have caught me singing at the top of my lungs while securely… Continue reading

Broken but Priceless


chronic illness invisible-illness icebergMany of us face a health struggle at some point in our lives. Uncomfortable and inconvenient as it may be, it generally has a short duration. 133 million Americans wish for a health struggle with a short duration. Instead, they suffer from chronic illnesses,… Continue reading

Where the Souls Go

ann hite where the souls goAnn Hite’s* third novel, Where the Souls Go, continues the Pritchard family saga in the Black Mountain series. Annie Todd, Grace Jean’s daughter, is added to the multi-layered mix of a dysfunctional family in the North Carolina mountains.

“Annie Todd’s journey with a… Continue reading

You’ll Get Through This

“What wisdom would you like to share?” is the most important question I ask each of the overcomers I interview. I want to, and I believe others want to, know what each woman has learned as she journeyed through her struggle.

you'll get through this coverMax Lucado gives his… Continue reading

Abandoned, Part 2

Angie and mark weddingIf you haven’t read part 1 of Angie’s story, please read it here first.

Six years after her first marriage ended, Angie met and married Mark.

Health Struggles Resurfaced

Angie’s health struggles resurfaced when she became pregnant with their daughter.

A fibroid tumor… Continue reading

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Melony Brown I have had numerous opportunities to hear stories about women who have faced life's tough challenges. My writing reflects the lessons I’ve learned from these amazing women.

My blog has their real-life stories, while the book I'm writing follows a fictional character as she faces life's challenges.


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