Take your business or ministry to the next level by publishing a book. Our ideal client is a leader in their community, speaks publicly, has a business or ministry, and a community of supporters. Authors are the face of their book and sell books with their influence.

If you are willing to invest in your book, God will open doors that lead to people who need to read your message. Keep God and prayer at the center of your publishing journey, allow Him to lead, and you’ll be amazed by where He takes you.

How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him that bringeth good tidings, that publisheth peace; that bringeth good tidings of good, that publisheth salvation; that saith unto Zion, Thy God reigneth! Isaiah 52:7 KJV

Angelena Cortello

I have a lot of faith in Rachael and Our Written Lives. My book would not have been possible without it. This publisher gives all of her work her best shot! I see nothing but great things in the future for this Publisher!  Angelena Cortello, Author of Angel: The True… Read more “Angelena Cortello”

Emra Smith

Rachael understands the heart and stress of an author during this process and is caring, patient and tender as she nurtures reliable decision making for each step. She goes above and beyond expectations even facilitating additional aspects of marketing. Not only do I have my beautiful book in hand, I… Read more “Emra Smith”

Juliet Van Heerden

Rachael took my publishing dream and made it a reality. After trying to work with other editors and publishers, Our Written Lives was a breath of fresh air. She encouraged, instructed, and guided me from a rough manuscript to a finished product that brings glory to God! Juliet Van Heerden,… Read more “Juliet Van Heerden”

Beverly McManus, LPC

Rachael’s expertise and attention to details make the publishing process seamless. She is professional and will assist in presenting a polished book you will be delighted with. Beverly McManus, LPC, Love Wins!

Our Written Lives, LLC


Rachael Kathleen Hartman is the founder, owner, and manager of the business. Her purpose in maintaining and operating Our Written Lives, LLC is to spread the hope of Christ through written testimony, providing services to like-minded authors.

The business originally began as Our Written Lives (OWL) of Hope, LLC in Alexandria, Louisiana in 2013. On December 31, 2017, Our Written Lives (OWL) of Hope, LLC sold all assets and assigned all existing and pending contracts over to Our Written Lives, LLC in San Antonio, Texas.