Cindy Woodsmall


I'm so glad you decided to stop by my website. I never imagined when my first book was published in 2006 that connecting with readers would become my favorite part of writing. I hope you'll take a relaxing breath and a sip of your favorite drink, then spend some time getting to know my books and me. And I'd be pleased if you'd connect with me so I can get to know you as well.

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Featured Posts:

Christian Fiction Scavenger Hunt Stop #5


Update: THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED IN THE SCAVENGER HUNT!! It was my first time to participate, and all of you made it so much fun! Winner of the Amish-made wall hanging is Bonnie of York, Pennsylvania. She’s already responded to my e-mail, and her wall hanging will soon be on its way. Congratulations,… Read more »

Raising Awareness in October (and a giveaway)

Gathering the Threads

October is “awareness month” for many important things: breast cancer, liver cancer, Down syndrome, pregnancy and infant loss, and domestic violence are just a few that I know about. But I want to talk about a cause that has affected our family personally in the past year: dwarfism (also known as skeletal dysplasia). This collection… Read more »

Three Places I’d Like to Be ~ Annual Quilt Giveaway


Update: We have a winner of an autographed copy of “The Angel of Forest Hill” and of the Amish-made quilt. Congrats to Donna K of North Carolina! And to all of you . . . thank you so much for participating. I wish I had time to respond to every post, both here on my… Read more »

Little Cooks in the Kitchen ~ Recipe and Christmas Novella Giveaway


*Winners of the giveaway are Louise start of e-mail address is edl…) and Juanita (start of e-mail address is ser…). Ladies, you should’ve received an e-mail from me already. I look forward to hearing from you soon. ♥           Mixing chocolate, cream cheese, and other ingredients into a bowl, Rose breathed… Read more »

Recent Posts:

Update on Amish of Summer Grove


Hello, dear reader friends! I’m very grateful to everyone who has contacted me, asking about the next book in the Amish of Summer Grove series. I’m thrilled over each letter that has expressed a keen interest in the series! The third and final book in the Amish of Summer Grove series is titled Gathering the… Read more »