Lone Star Christmas
by Karen Hulene Bartell
Deep in the heart of Texas, the miracle of Christmas brings hope, but darkness threatens this joyful season. As December 25th nears, San Antonio prepares with twinkling lights, riverboat caroling, and frosty nights. The air is fragrant with Mexican hot chocolate and homemade tamales. But Maria, seven months pregnant, abandoned, and losing hope, encounters a darker force in the air.