dispatches to and from

nathan f. elmore

Dispatches to and from faith, culture, and things in between

In Charlottesville, in tribute to Heather Heyer.

This message was written a few feet from where Ms. Heyer was killed on August 12 after a car was driven into a group of demonstrators protesting the white nationalist-inspired Unite the Right rally.

Photo: Nathan F. Elmore.




Story & Essay
Dearest Charlottesville

On the eve of Unite the Right.

Fighting Wolves

How to resist violence.

Bad Hombres and Their Mothers

Where I relate a 1980s song by Sting to Dylann Roof and Muslim radicals.


White Noise

Dispatches from Charlottesville. A 1980s love song to Confederate monuments.

White Hot

Dispatches from Charlottesville. Free speech is so hot right now.

Like Breathing (Sigh) (Gulp)

War is so damn normal.