Kristin Vanderlip is a writer, writing coach, and journaling advocate who is passionate about spreading the love of writing as a source of healing and hope. As a veteran military spouse and bereaved mother, Kristin draws on her experiences to encourage and empower other women to endure in hope through hard seasons. She is the author of Life Worth Living Journal and has a new line of journals coming soon. Kristin and her family currently call California’s Bay Area home. When she’s not writing, Kristin enjoys making art, reading while sipping on peppermint tea, and walking along the sandy shores of the Pacific Ocean and among the towering trees of the Redwood forests.