Two poems at The Sunlight Press.

A poem “Winter Afghans and Handkerchief Skirts” received Honorable Mention in the 1877 Society Writing Contest (2016).

A poem “At the Nadia Bolz-Weber Lecture” in The Tishman Review (page 52).

“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

The Problem with Smart Girls: Part One and Part Two

Rare Rock: Corrie ten Boom – a profile of one of my favorite people (originally for Radiant magazine)

a poem about being grateful