Diana Wallis Taylor, an award-winning author, will present her new book Mary, Chosen of God, on Saturday, May 6, at 11:30 – 1:00 p.m. as part of the Writers to Watch series.
In her novel Mary, Chosen of God, local author Diana Taylor shines an unusual light on what many have called “the greatest story ever told.” Following the stories told in the gospels, she imagines Jesus’ mother’s life from the Annunciation through the Resurrection, as Mary fulfills a destiny transformed by her son’s extraordinary ministryDiana Wallis Taylor, an award-winning author, has published six books of Biblical Fiction and has just completed her seventh. She has written three other books of fiction, a book of poetry and a book on Halloween. Along with her books, her writing has appeared in various compilation books and magazines. Diana recently completed an Easter cantata, “Glorious”, with her fellow collaborator, Carolyn Prentice, who wrote the music. She enjoys speaking and sharing her heart with women of all ages. Diana lives with her husband, Frank, in San Diego, California. Between them they have six grown children and nine grandchildren.