Two poems are forthcoming at The Sunlight Press.
A poem “Winter Afghans and Handkerchief Skirts” received Honorable Mention in the 1877 Society Writing Contest (2016).
“The Peace of Wild Things,” an article on Wendell Berry’s sense of place in the STORY Chicago conference notebook 2013.
“My Saints“ was published in the Spring 2013 issue of Shadows, the Creighton University undergraduate literary journal.
An essay on the work of Secret Cinema for the STORY Chicago conference and website.
“On Memoir,” was published in the Spring 2012 issue of The Alchemist (University of Illinois Springfield)
This one about parenting has more shares than anything I’ve ever written.
Beautiful, Fragile Jars – an essay on suffering
Rare Rock: Corrie ten Boom – a profile of one of my favorite people (originally for Radiant magazine)
a poem about being grateful
Why I love Aquamarine – proving my parents’ mad skills in child rearing
For the Love of a Rock Tumbler – a good description of the Rare Rocks analogy