The Album I Never Stopped Listening To

You know how there are some songs that are more than just a song? The music, the poetry, the message–they hit you with truth exactly where you need it, and then they become like a memorial, a sort of Ebenezer reminding you of how far you’ve come, how constantly the …

Devils Dancing | A Poem

I wrote this for Holy Week earlier this year, but never got around to publishing it (due to some assignments that decided to knock me over the head around the same time). So here you go. The devils were dancing with damned mocking grins As the hour descended with powers …

Wander, Wonder: Or, Where I’ve Been Lately

Given that the second most recent post on this blog is from last fall, I figured it might be a good idea to give some sort of life update here–not that I feel the need to broadcast my whole life to the internet (I’m growing more and more paranoid about …

Cathedrals

It’s been a while, and I realized this little blog needed some updates. So when I came to Panera today to work on Writing Stuff, after dealing with a couple of more pressing things, I got to work with WordPress. The first object of business was the header photo. It …

Starchild | A Poem

I wrote this during NaPoWriMo this past spring. It’s probably one of my favorites. =) Where have you come from, child of stars? What power glows in that beating heart? What far-off sun do you call home? What songs are coursing in your bones? Why do you wander here, lost …

Summer 2018 || Wrap-Up

Well, I’m back. Hello again! I know I haven’t blogged very much this summer, so I’m just going to do a wrap-up post for the entire summer and hopefully that will also serve as explanation for why I’ve been rather absent. Things That Happened   I wrote a book | …

Those Who Know My Name | A Short Story

Guys guys guys guess what! It’s been ages since I posted anything fiction… but finally I have a new short story to share! And it was actually published on Story516, my friend Zach Sollie’s new website. It was inspired by friendship and coffee shop aesthetics and Story516’s theme word for …

Websites for Christian Creators

A central theme of this blog is, of course, creativity. I’d call myself an author, writer, artist, or poet as the mood strikes, and so would many of you. As has been mentioned elsewhere, many times, there’s a dearth of good Christian (mainstream) art. However, many artists and writers and …