Hope Lyda is a substantive editor and writer. Her popular devotionals, novels, and prayer books include One-Minute Prayers(R)for Women, One-Minute Prayers(R) for Comfort and Healing, and This Little Light of Mine and have sold more than one million copies. She received her spiritual direction training (and her love for the desert) from Stillpoint: The Center for Christian Spirituality. She currently serves on the council for Sacred Path Ministries in Eugene, OR. Visit her online at www.HopeLyda.com.