The sunrise

The sunrise on Saturday was an upside-down world on fire, crenelated and sinewy, amid a sea of electrified blue. #description…

On Parenting and Religion

“The little human animal will not at first have the right responses,” writes C.S. Lewis in The Abolition of Man.…

On Stories and Early Mornings

“The story world,” writes John Truby, “doesn’t boil down to, ‘I think, therefore I am,’ but rather ‘I want, therefore…

Why I Dislike Blog Posts

First, I have no weapons if I don’t have irony. Second, the topic at hand: the blogs that proliferate the…

The Reason for Your Problems

I received a call yesterday: my wife took our youngest daughter swimming, and our five-year old wandered from the three…