NOTABLE CREDITS SINCE 2008

The Richmond Times-Dispatch | The Daily Progress

The South Carolina Review | Image Journal | Style Weekly

Christianity Today

 

SELECT STORIES, ARTICLES, ESSAYS

Creative Nonfiction—

Meme Tree | an elementary school principal tries to stop a meme

The Special Waffle | receiving what I wasn’t looking for or working for

The Moral of the Story | a hotel front-desk worker lets an ice pack melt

Commentary—

Rushdie, Trump, and Democracy | tyranny like twilight

Bad Hombres and Their Mothers | radical whites, radical Islam

The Stroller: A 9/11 Remembrance | beauty and the bleak

Sport—

Tough Like a Man | American football and the virtues of manhood

Revelry & Liturgy | the religious rites of college football in the South

The Inches We Need | fatherhood and failure by way of baseball

Faith & Culture—

Shock Value | connections between the film Seven and Prophet Jonah

Taking our Chances with Choice | watching No Country for Old Men

The Redemption of Guilt | films that get blood on their hands

Christian-Muslim Relations—

The Daughter of Mohammad | immigration and American Muslims

Headscarves & Little Black Dresses | Muslim women and appearances

 

ACADEMIC BOOK REVIEWS

The Search for Truth about Islam

Islam, Peace and Social Justice: A Christian Perspective