Hollowed Be Thy Name

Originally published at Real Live Preacher in May of 2003. These people asked me to do a wedding in a hollow church. I shit you...

.9 of X

  Let this circle represent a pastor. Let x represent the reality of his life. X includes the best and the worst in him. X includes...

I have to go to this thing

  Saturday I'll be at this book festival in Dallas at the Material Media booth, signing books and networking and whatever else one does at things...

Vision and Isolation

I want to tell you about my visit to the Orthodox Church on Saturday night before Easter. But I'm worried about how this might be received....

Tomorrow night I return to the belly of the beast

It's been just shy of two years since I went to church to worship on a Sunday. It's been seven years since I read...

Anima

Remember that day years ago when you asked me that thing you asked? And I said that thing I said that hurt you? Sometimes...

My surreal short story published by The Christian Century

I could tell you the story of how I found Carl in New Orleans, but it wouldn’t do you any good. Carl moves his...

The sweetest and heaviest burden of them all

My dearest, sweet A----. I have been absent from your life now for quite some time. I even wonder just how much of me...

Foy available in e-book formats

Foy is now available in several e-book formats. Barnes and Noble and Google Play versions coming soon. Amazon Kindle Kobo ebook apps for most phone platforms iBooks

Negev Manifesto

Author's Note: I've had this sitting around for a few years. After I wrote it (and for reasons I no longer remember), I decided...