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A true Southern woman who knows that any cook worth her gumbo always starts with a roux and who never wears white after Labor Day,Christa writes stories of unscripted grace with heart, humor and hope. Her debut womens fiction, Walking on Broken Glass, released in February. Christa's essays have been published in The Ultimate Teacher, Cup of Comfort, Chicken Soup for the Coffee Lovers Soul and Chicken Soup for the Divorced Soul. Christa is the mother of five, a grandmother of three, and a teacher of high school English. She and her husband Ken live in Abita Springs."


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I know public schools in and around New Orleans are already beginning their second week of school today. Some areas, though, might be just starting or perhaps, lucky you (depending on which side of the desk you happen to be on!), won’t labor until after Labor Day.


Anyway…Choose NOW Ministries, founded by Nicole O’Dell, has posted my hints on Time Management for students. I taught high school E...

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Walking on Broken Glass
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Kingdom Thanks for the friendship Christa .... loved visiting your author's website.


Christy That is so sweet... I will message you my address... and so look forward to reading it :)

Yes the Kristen is an amazing chick! She is a favorite :)

Christa wrote: "I appreciate your kind words, and I look forward to hearing from you. If you send me your address, I'd love to send you a book...my treat!

Kristen is an amazing chick. You chose your friends well!"



Christa Allan I appreciate your kind words, and I look forward to hearing from you. If you send me your address, I'd love to send you a book...my treat!

Kristen is an amazing chick. You chose your friends well!


Christy Christa! I just read the blurb for your new book (still need to read the first one....my friend Kristen says it is great!!) and I cannot wait to read it. Love that you tackle tough subjects :)


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