Patricia Hofer


Patricia Hofer ended her high school teaching career in the early 1980’s and found her way to Boston for a job with a publisher. Besides learning to research and edit, she eventually had several articles published. After returning to Arizona, she taught freshman English and technical writing at Glendale Community College. Hofer is now retired and living in the lovely mountain town of Payson, AZ. She is currently at work on her seventh book.

Prayer helps with loneliness.

Prayer helps with loneliness. When we feel isolated or feel we are fighting alone in a desperate situation, God is there. But how do we talk to Him?
Recently my mother and I had a conversation about that. She has always memorized hymns and Bible verses that she finds inspiring. And so, in her reminiscing, she felt sad that my father never had that kind of comfort. Always relying on her prayers, Dad hadn’t memorized… Continue reading