Welcome to ArmedWithCoffee.com, a blog meant to air the thoughts (random and intended) of a writer dedicated to becoming an author. I will relate my experiences thus far and with stark honesty; the good, the bad, and the ugly. The triumphs, the screw-ups, and the face-palms.

Somewhere a coffee maker just dinged, indicating a fresh brew. Let’s grab a cup.

Christina Schmidt is a writer and blogger. She continues to work on her novel, Ruth Rises, and her blog, www.ArmedWithCoffee.com. Christina holds a BA in psychology and a MA in counseling from St. Edward’s University, Austin, Texas. Her favorite stories involve the use of psychological elements in order to better understand the complexities of being human.


Mt short story, “Snowbound,” has been published in two anthology titles:
America’s Emerging Writers: An Anthology of Fiction, Volume Two and
Texas’s Emerging Writers: An Anthology of Fiction, both by Z Publishing.