dispatches to and from

nathan f. elmore

Faith, culture, things in between.

In Oman, along the Wahiba Sands, in January 2012.




Stories & Essays
Director of Hospitality & Catering

Where I work, Jesus would most likely get fired on Day One.

Hands Spread

The space between Michael Brown and Darren Wilson. A short, spiritual, Christian reflection.

Violence in the Time of Love

From Chapel Hill to ISIS. An essay to provoke two sets of friends: American evangelicals and mainstream Muslims.


Journal | Blog
Without Pretense or Napkins

At the art auction, I discover how to hold $6,000 in one hand and a lager in the other.

Someone Else

When I was a bellman. In three Haiku stanzas.

The Cat Ring-Tone

Where I happen upon social awkwardness at a reunion of former History majors.