Laila O'Sullivan

My Life

Favorite Quote

"I want to know Christ and the power of his resurrection and the fellowship of sharing in his sufferings, becoming like him..." Phil 3:10

Friends describe me

outspoken, funny, organized

My hobbies

helping with homeschooling, singing, family photographing and scrapbooks

Fantasy dinner guests

Gottfried Weber, Charles Spurgeon, Elizabeth Prentiss, Ellla Fitzgerald, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Helen Keller.

My undergrad alma mater

North Texas State University

My worst subject in school


In college I drove

Toyota Camry

If I weren't a professor, I would

write children's books; play on the floor more often

Favorite books

my Bible; Stepping Heavenward; Redeeming Love; Mere Christianity; The World's Last Night (CS Lewis essays); Sacred Parenting; Teach them Diligently; Having a Mary Heart in a Martha World; A Full Quiver; Spirit Controlled Family Living; Why Not Women?

Favorite movies

Up! Philadelphia Story, Princess Bride, My Fair Lady, Sabrina, Breakfast at Tiffany's, An American in Paris, Harvey, Spartacus, French Kiss, Tootsie, Field of Dreams, When Harry Met Sally, City Slickers, the Natural, Big, Star Trek (all eras), Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, It's a Wonderful Life

Favorite city


Favorite coffee


Nobody knows I

love to dance in my head; I dream about running

My latest accomplishment

published a textbook for Aural Skills with Dr. Gene Cho