About Barbara


Mission: Assist females to realize their power and potential.


Ministries: Christian counseling. Outreach. Speaking at Christian and community organizations.

Passion: Writing “to glorify God!” Becoming an image of Jesus Christ. I enjoy walks by the water, good music, and clean movies. Spending time with my son, daughter-in-law, and grandchildren give me joy – Darrin, Melody, Tarrin, Kameron, and Jaylen.

Favorite scripture: I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me. Philippians 4:13

Philosophy: To be a good leader, you have to be a good servant.

Relatability: Having been in an abusive relationship, my published novels address subtle spousal abuse that began in pre-marriage –

Bedeviled 2008.

Wormwood 2011.

Scriptural references and tips are included to help assist in dealing with negative relationship issues.

Other publications: A short story was published in the spring 2016 edition of the online literary magazine Magzter and the summer issue of Bards and Sages literary magazine. Another short story published in Milwaukee Writer’s Circle 2016 Anthology.

I hope to hear from you on my blog or FaceBook page – Thanks

FB: https://www.facebook.com/barbara.harveycarter?ref=ts&fref=ts  BLOG: www.speakerteacherstoryteller.com.