Carrie is a first-time author who is passionate about authentically connecting with hurting souls. After the loss of her infant daughter, Carrie began a support group in her community named "Held: Support for mothers after Pregnancy or infant loss." This ministry opened Carrie's heart to see all those who are hurting in the body of Christ. Through her writing, Carrie hopes to minister to the hearts of those who have experienced a loss of any kind and point them toward the God of all comfort. Carrie lives near Grand Rapids, Michigan with her husband, teenage son, and her cockapoo named Lucy. When she is not spending time with her family, or writing, you can find her coaching gymnastics or at the beach.