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Nanette Thorsen-Snipes


"A Faithful Friend," Forget Me Knots, Obadiah Press, 2002

7 devotions and 2 poems, Soul Retreats for Couples, Zondervan, 2003

"Tough Love (Prodigal Son)", Chicken Soup for the Christian Woman’s Soul, Health Commun., 2002

Reprint, "My Stepfather, the Country Bumpkin," Melody of the Heart E-Zine, 2002

Reprint, "Love that Blossoms," Seek, 2003

"Mountain Man with the Faith of a Mustard Seed," Mature Living, 2003

"In the Desert?" Advanced Christian Writers, 2002
"Greatest of These," Rest Stops for Busy Teachers, Broadman & Holman (forthcoming)

"A Poem Ministry" and "Ornaments," God’s Abundance, Starburst Pub., Paperback, 2002

*Sold over 100,000 copies*

Article, "Out of the Valley," Nudges from God, Obadiah Press, forthcoming

Article, "Job Loss-Stepping Out in Faith," Focus on Family, LifeWise, forthcoming

Reprint, "A Thanksgiving Blossom" (A Thankful Heart), Standard, 2003

Reprint, "Seed of Love" (Greatest of These), Tapestry, 2002

Reprint, "Free as a Wildflower," Spirit-Led Writer E-Zine, 2002

Article, "One Writer’s Nightmare," The Christian Communicator, 2002

Reprint, "Planting Love," Stories for the Teen’s Heart, Vol. 3, Multnomah Publishing, 2002

Article, "Coming Full Circle," Melody of the Heart E-Zine, 2002

Story, "Free as a Wildflower," Stories for the Spirit-Filled Believer, Starburst Publishers, 2001

Reprint, 1 story, Whispers From Heaven, Publications International, Ltd., 200l

Reprints, 4 stories, Grandmother, Stories to Warm Your Heart, Publications International, Ltd, 2001

Reprints, 6 stories, Mother, Stories to Warm Your Heart, Publications, International, Ltd., 2001

Article, "Getting Out Alive," The Lookout, October, 2001

Rebus, "God Provides for Elijah," Clubhouse, Jr., 2002

Reprint, "Santa Ed," Lifeglow, (forthcoming)

Poem, "Lamb of God," Devo’Zine, May/June, 2001

Reprint, "Love that Blossoms," Purpose, Herald Press, 2001

Article, "The Thanksgiving Caper," Clubhouse Magazine, Nov. 2001

Article, "From the Brink," Georgia EMC Magazine, 2001

Reprint, "Thanksgiving Gift" ("A Thankful Heart"), Charity, Red Rock Press, 2001

Reprint, "Treasures of the Heart," LIVE, Gospel Publishing House, 2003

Reprint, "In the Spirit of Love," Power for Living, 2001

Rebus "A Prophet Obeys God," Clubhouse, Jr., 2001

Reprint, "Greatest of These," Melody of the Heart E-Zine, 2001

Reprint, "My Thankful Heart," An Expressive Heart, Starburst Publishing, 2001

Arch Book, Elijah and the Widow, Concordia Publishing House, July, 2001

Article, "Santa Ed Gives Away Peace, Goodwill…" AccessLife, online Magazine, 2000

Reprint, "When Fireflies Wink," Small Miracles for Women, Adams Media, 2000

Reprint, "The Greatest of These," Woman’s World, May 23, 2000


"When I was the Prodigal Son," For the Extreme Teen’s Heart, Multnomah Pub, 2000

*Finalist for the 2001 Gold Medallion Award*

Reprint "Wooden Boat Restorer," Solutions Factory, 2000

"When Fireflies Wink" & "The Greatest/These," Chicken Soup for the Christian Family Soul, 2000

"The Greatest of These" and "Love that Blossoms," Stories for a Faithful Heart, Multnomah, 2000

"Thankful Heart" and "Love Blossoms," Stories of Love, Broadman & Holman, 2000

Lead story (reprint), "Greatest of These," Heart-stirring Stories of Romance, Broadman & Holman, 2000

20 devotionals in In the Kitchen with God, Honor Books, Mar. 2000

Article and photos, "Spirit of Love" (Noah’s Ark) in Ga. EMC Magazine, 2000

Ordinary Heroes column, "Santa Ed, A Hope for All Seasons," Christian Reader, Nov/Dec. 1999

Short article and photos, "Santa For All Seasons," Accent on Living, Dec. 1999

20 devotionals in Through the Night with God, Honor Books, Sept, 1999

"Finding Christ in the Crisis," On Mission, North American Missions Board, 1999

Article, "An Angel Watching Over Me," Whispers from Heaven, Publications Intl., Ltd. Aug., 1999

Story, "Fires of Sorrow" in Pinches of Salt, Prisms of Light, Essence Publishing, June, 1999

Article, "My Son, the Prodigal," in Parenting Today’s Teens (online mag), Nov. 1998

Reprint, "Magic in Just One Smile," in Positive Living Magazine, Mar/Apr, 1999

Article and photos, "Santa Ed, a Hope for all Seasons" in Ga. EMC Magazine, Dec. 1999

Essay, "Table of Thanksgiving" in Southern Lifestyles, Nov. 1998

Article and photos, "Buzz Around Ball Ground" in Georgia EMC Magazine, Spring, 1999

9 stories, Heartwarmers: Grandma Always Have Time, Publications International, Ltd. June/99

6 stories, Heartwarmers: Moms Are the Best, Publications International, Ltd. June/99

Article and photos, "Burt’s Farm" in Georgia EMC Magazine, October, 1998

Photo essay (text only), "Hiawassee Fair" in Georgia EMC Magazine, Sept., 1998

Reprint, "Disaster Relief" in On Site, North Am. Mission Bd. July,1998

Article and photos, "Herb Lady" in Georgia EMC Magazine, July, 1998

Article, cover photo and inside photos, "Disaster Relief" in Georgia EMC Magazine, June, 1998

Teen article, "When I Was the Prodigal Son" in Breakaway, January, 1999


ACCENT ON LIVINGArticle and photos, ACCENT ON LIVING "Disaster Strikes," June, 1998

Reprints, "Prodigal Son," "Love That Blossoms"(1999) ‘Treasures of Heart"(1997) Standard

Article, Georgia EMC Magazine "Teaching Blind Children to Fish" Spring/1998 (Reprint)

Reprint, "Greatest of These" Standard, July, 1999

Two articles, God’s Abundance, Starburst Publishing- Nov. 1997

Article, Southern Lifestyles "Teaching Blind Children to Fish," Atlanta, GA. Summer, 1997

Six assigned children’s stories, Christian Ed. Publishers - Summer, 1997

Two articles/one poem, God’s Vitamin "C" for Spirit of Women, Starburst Publishing, Mar. 1997

Article, "Treasures of the Heart" Home Life, Dec., 1996

Six articles, Lake News, Gainesville Times, Summer, 1996

Article, "Magic in One Smile," Southern Lifestyles, Atlanta, Ga. Summer, 1996

Staff Writer, Lake Lanier Digest, Cumming, GA(pub. over 25 articles) - Sept. 1995 - July, 1996

Article, "To Live Again" in Virtuous Woman - Feb./Mar. 1996

Article, "My Prodigal Son" in Experiencing God Magazine - Jan., 1996

Six assigned children's stories, Christian Ed. Publishers - Summer, l996

Articles, The Times Eagle, Gainesville, Ga. - 1995

Two assigned children's stories, Christian Ed. Publishers - Summer – 1995

Reading Rainbows, Cross & Quill, 1993

Freelance writer, The News, Buford, Ga., over 200 articles/ columns, Aug., 1993 - July, 1995

Article, "Love That Blossoms" in Woman's Touch - 1994

Small inspirational book, Star Books, Inc. - 1990

Two articles, "The Greatest of These," Country Bumpkin," and two poems in Scripture Press - 1990-93

Devotions, The Upper Room, The Secret Place, 16 devotions, Pathways to God - 1991-1993

Two greeting cards (one bookmark) Warner Press

Editorial assistant & two short stories, poetry in Cotton Boll/Atlanta Review - 1985-1989

Columnist for the Home Weekly, Lawrenceville, Ga. - 1981

Article, Atlanta Parent - 1987

Short story in Perceptions, Gainesville College - 1988

Story in Junior Trails - 1985


Institute of Children’s Literature

Redding Ridge, CN

Magazine Correspondence/1982

Book Correspondence/1983

Dixie Council of Authors & Journalists/St. Simons, GA


Blue Ridge Mountain Christian Writer’s Conference/Black Mountain, NC


Taproots Writing Conference/Greenville, SC


Florida Christian Writers Conference/Titusville, FL

1995, 1996

Colorado Christian Writers Conference/Estes Park, CO


American Christian Writers Conference/Atlanta, GA



First Place Award, Fiction; Second Place Award, poetry – Southern Christian Writers Conference, 2002

Member Christian Writers Fellowship International (CWFI)

Member Writers Information Network (WIN)

Second and Third Place Award – Articles, Blue Ridge Christian Writers Conference, 2000

"Writer of the Year" First Annual American Christian Writers Conference, Atlanta - l994

First Honorable Mention - Short Fiction, Gwinnett Council of the Arts-1994

Received modest grant from Gwinnett Council of the Arts - 1988

Resident of Hambidge Center for Creative Arts and Sciences - 1987

Taproots Award for Short Fiction at Taproots Writing Conference, Furman Univ. 1987

Second place juvenile book-in-progress at Dixie Council of Authors and Journalists - 1985

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