Sheila Dene Lawrence spends her spare time killing off people in murder mysteries and offering the way to new life through ministry in Birmingham, Alabama, where she works as a Systems’ Analyst and serves as an Associate Minister.
She has been published in Annie Acorn’s 2011 Christmas Treasury (The More The Merrier), in Annie Acorn’s 2012 Christmas Treasury (Ho, Ho, Ho and a Bottle of Rum and A Silent Night) in Annie Acorn’s 2013 Christmas Treasury (Angel in the Mirror) Birmingham Arts Journal, AURA (Best Fiction Story of issue), Faith Magazine, and received an Honorable Mention in an Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine’s contest. Her books include, I Love Me, Too, If I Can Help Somebody, The Girls from the Basement, and Magic in the City.
She is a founding member of BAWG (writers’ group), a member of Southern Sisters (Sisters in Crime group that hosts “Murder in the Magic City”), and the Alabama Writers’ Conclave.
Currently, she is solving cases with Danni Cobb, the protagonist in her “courtroom mystery” series.
Christmas Shorts –
The More the Merrier (Sheila Lawrence’s Christmas) – An unexpected Christmas story by Sheila D. Lawrence.
Ho Ho Ho and a Bottle of Rum (Sheila Lawrence’s Christmas) – A Christmas story about the strangers amongst us by Sheila D. Lawrence.
A Silent Night (Sheila Lawrence’s Christmas) – A powerful, contemporary Christmas story by Sheila D. Lawrence.
The Angel in the Mirror (Sheila Lawrence’s Christmas) – A Christmas story filled with unanswered prayers by Sheila D. Lawrence.