Laura Hodges Poole is a freelance writer with
almost three dozen articles, devotions, and short stories in publication. Her
articles have appeared in media such as Reach
Woman, WOW--Writing on the Word,Evangel,
Christian Home and School, Christian Devotions,Our Town, and the Independent Mail. She writes
Christian romance novels and is a member of American Christian Fiction Writers
(ACFW). She is a 2012 RWA Emily finalist, with her novel manuscript placing
second amongst a nationwide field of Christian and secular entries. Her short
story "Mission of The Heart" is included in the anthology "I
Choose You" available through OakTara Publishers. Among her non-fiction
work is a book she co-wrote, Laurie’s
Story: Discovering Joy in Adversity, published in 2011.
Laura is also an Associate Editor with Christian Devotions ministry. She
lives in South Carolina with her husband, and they have two children and an Australian
Shepherd named Dixie.