I'm so happy you stopped by to visit my website. After an extended hiatus from writing, I'm excited to be back at it again. I hope to share my inspirations, writing process, and hopes for the future with you here. Let's have some fun!                 

Blessings,                       Barbara

​​Barbara J. Scott,  an inspirational book editor for almost 20 years, has recently returned to her first love - writing! Barbara's novella "I'll Be Home for Christmas" was published in Sleigh Bells Ring released in Fall 2016 by Gilead Publishing.

She has more than forty years of publishing experience, ranging from newspapers and magazines to inspirational books, and has written numerous novels, screenplays, and gift books. Among her many published works, Barbara is the co-author of the best-selling novel Sedona Storm, as well as the sequel Secrets of the Gathering Darkness, both published by Thomas Nelson.

After partnering with best-selling writers for the YA fiction line at Zondervan (HarperCollins Christian Publishing), Barbara accepted the Senior Acquisitions role at Abington Press to launch a new line of fiction. Many of her inspirational authors received starred reviews in
Publisher's Weekly and Library Journal.

Barbara is represented by Greg Johnson of Wordserve Literary Agency. She lives outside of Nashville, Tennessee with Mike, her husband of forty-one years, and their Kidhuahuas Sissy and Riley.


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"Many waters cannot quench love;
rivers cannot wash it away."
Song of Solomon 8:7

Barbara J. Scott