Here is a handful of the websites that have inspired me, shown me beauty, and made me happy. It’s not a complete list of my favorite links, nor does it contain more than a fraction of the amazing people out there on the internet. But it’s a start, and if I don’t start, I’ll never get anywhere.

author websites/blogs

Fantasy: Andrew Peterson, S.D. Smith, Jonathan Auxier, Hope Ann, Josiah DeGraaf, Charis Rae, N.D. Wilson, J.K. Rowling, Shannon Messenger, Jennifer Trafton, Elia Tyson

Fiction: Jeanne Birdsall, A.S. Peterson, J.A. Ruth, Laurelindórenan Hittle

Nonfiction: Douglas Wilson, Sarah Clarkson, Sarah Mackenzie, Anne Bogel, Sally Clarkson, Douglas Kaine McKelvey

book/series websites

Fantasy: The Wingfeather Saga, The Green Ember, Ashtown Burials, Outlaws of Time, Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts

Other: Every Moment Holy

lifestyle/Christian blogs

The Rebelution, Girl of Joy, Storyformed, Modern Mrs. Darcy, Whole Heart Ministries, Read-Aloud Revival, Life with Sally, Fighting for the Faith, World Wide Wolfmueller, Canons in Conversation


Communities: Story Warren, The Rabbit Room, The Young Writer, Kingdom Pen, Story Embers

Conferences: Hutchmoot, Realm Makers, Great Homeschool Conventions


Plugged In, Redeemed Reader

musician websites

Children’s: Slugs and Bugs

Christian: Andrew Peterson, The Gray Havens, Jenny & Tyler, Ellie Holcomb, Audrey Assad, Jill Phillips, Skye Peterson, Andy Gullahorn, Rich Mullins, Propaganda, Seeds Family Worship

Other: Joel Clarkson, Namo, BYU Vocal Point, Scott & Ryceejo

classical homeschooling

CenterForLit, Circe Institute, Institute for Excellence in Writing, Classical Academic Press, Memoria Press, Roman Roads Media, The Well-Trained Mind Press, Canon Press

artist websites

Zach Franzen, Aedan Peterson, Jamin Still, Joe Sutphin, John Hendrix, Hint of Haley


Little Crew Studios (Christian family movies), Cedar Campus (best camp ever), Homeschool Performing Arts (Christian musical program), Classic Learning Test (alternative to SAT/ACT), Bramblewood Knoll (my mum)