This is for those new to this site, or who missed last week’s series of posts from the Appalachian Mountains. The fall colors; the amazing views; the Blue Ridge Parkway; the community of West Jefferson. Here they all are – 68 pictures in chronological order.
O Lord, our Sovereign, how majestic is your name in all the earth!You have set your glory above the heavens. – Psalm 8
Derek has published seven books in the past decade (you can find them at https://www.amazon.com/Derek-Maul/e/B001JS9WC4), and there's always something new in the works.
Before becoming a full-time writer, Derek taught public school in Florida for eighteen years, including cutting-edge work with autistic children. He holds bachelor's degrees in psychology and education from Stetson University and the University of West Florida.
Derek is active in teaching at his church: adult Sunday school, and a men's Bible study/spiritual formation group. He enjoys the outdoors, traveling, photography, reading, cooking, playing guitar, and golf.