dispatches to and from

nathan f. elmore

Faith, culture, things in between.

In January 2012, upon meeting a remarkable Shia calligraphy artist in Muscat, Oman.




Story & Essay
Through Windows and Around Tables

That time in Washington, DC, when I got into a fight with several Muslims.

Discussing the Same God of Christians, Muslims & Professors

The Wheaton College affair provided a mouthful of theological and cultural tension.

Trump the Winner, Christ the Loser

The spectacle of competing narratives.


Of Fables and Animals

Trumpism: Aphorism. The one about a person's true nature.

God Is Law

Book: The Place of Tolerance in Islam. Post #1: Muslim Problems?

Doctoring the Crowd

Trumpism: Aphorism. The one about the apple—and good health.