Author Archives: Angela Schroeder

About Angela Schroeder

Angela Schroeder is a single mother of three. She was born and raised in Iowa in a river town known for its pearl buttons. Having four siblings, she never lacked for someone to play with. As she grew older, she found herself pulled into books and writing more and more. Her parents are her heroes, her siblings her confidants and tormentors, and her children are a wonderful blessing. Church is important to her children and her. They enjoy the friendships they’ve made with the people there. Writing has always been a passion. Her first experience was in fifth grade when she went to a one-day writing conference. After that she knew it was something she wanted to pursue.

Four Little Words

When asked what four words I would use to describe myself I draw a blank. I’ve never liked to describe myself. I honestly never know what to say. I’m not the same person I once was, not even from last … Continue reading

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Family Times

Once it’s safe to do so, what’s the first thing you want to do that you haven’t been able to do in the last 10-12 months? I think the hardest thing about the last several months has been not seeing our … Continue reading

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Game Night

I am so sorry for posting late today! We had our Christmas yesterday which completely messed up my days. We had a cozy little Christmas at home. Two weeks ago we started something new in our house. Family game night … Continue reading

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A Different Kind of Christmas

Many of our Christmases look a little different due to Wyatt having to spend every other Christmas with his dad and my having to work double shifts on Christmas Eve which means I miss the family gathering. So the past … Continue reading

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Seeds of Doubt

This week we’re talking about how many times we work through our manuscripts before submitting it. When I first was published I was so excited and so confident in my work that I submitted it as soon as I completed … Continue reading

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Have A Merry Romantiques Christmas

In this collection of sweet romantic stories featuring the warmth and magic of Christmas, you’ll find: The Elf in the Globe by Patricia Bates Chance Encounter by Caralyn Young Beauty and the Grinch by L’Anne McMarie 12 Dates of Christmas … Continue reading

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No Place Like Home

This week we were asked how moves and other locales have affected our writing. I was born in Muscatine, raised here, and only moved away for about 9 months. When I was in high school I spent the summer at … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Prep.

My house has been busy this week with Thanksgiving preparation. My older kids are not very happy. I get them up early in the morning to start on the deep cleaning. By the time lunch rolls around they are asking … Continue reading

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A Writer in the Family?

Most of us (writers) will depart this earth with several unfinished manuscripts. Have you ever thought of what might become of them? Will someone in your family pick them up and FINISH them? [as the estates of some famous authors … Continue reading

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Christmas Already?

This week, we’re talking guilty pleasures. It took me awhile to figure out what mine could be. There isn’t anything that I really feel falls under that definition. Then I realized it is my love for Christmas. I do Christmas … Continue reading

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