Candy Arrington is a writer, blogger, and speaker. She frequently writes on the topics of health, personal growth, suicide awareness, faith, and methods for moving through, and beyond, challenging life circumstances. Candy’s publishing credits include nonfiction books and hundreds of articles and stories in numerous print and online outlets including: Inspiration.org, CBN.com, AriseDaily.com, Healthgrades.com, Care.com, NextAvenue.org, Focus on the Family, CountryLiving.com, and Writer’s Digest. Her blog, Forward Motion, speaks to maintaining a forward-looking perspective despite challenging circumstances and learning from life situations.


How to Cope with Your Child’s Suicide

Mental Health Tips Following a Celebrity Suicide

8 Misconceptions About Stroke

10 Things to Locate Before Your Parent has a Health Crisis

6 Things to Consider Getting Rid of Before They Become a Burden for Your Kids

Should You Participate in a Clinical Drug Trial?

3 Steps to Take if You Think Someone May Be Suicidal

The Family Table


Life on Pause: Learning to Wait Well (Bold Vision Books)

When Your Aging Parent Needs Care: Practical Help for This Season of Life (Harvest House)

Aftershock: Help, Hope, and Healing in the Wake of Suicide (B & H Publishing Group).

Candy gains writing inspiration from vintage photographs, historic architecture, nature, and the application of faith to everyday life. She is a member of the ASJA (American Society of Journalists and Authors), AWSA (Advanced Writers & Speakers Association), and CAN (Christian Authors Network).