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Personal Essays

Personal Essays

"Bill Gothard, The Fits, and Me," Christianity Today, 23 June 2016

"Fiat Lux: Cathedral of the Pines," Good Letters, 19 February 2016

"Precious Things Come from Staying," Good Letters, 28 December 2015

"Talk To Me In Letters," Good Letters, 25 November 2015

"Risking Perfection," The Los Angeles Review of Books Quarterly Journal, Summer 2015

"Seeing Ghosts," Bright Wall / Dark Room, August 2015

"Pain Lessons," Art House America, 31 July 2015

"What Kimmy Schmidt Gets Right," The Washington Post, 17 March 2015

"The Tiresome Gift," Relief, 10 October 2014

"Wake Up," Relief, 10 September 2014

"Thin Places," In Earnest, 14 August 2014

"Nobody's Looking," Relief, 8 August 2014

"We Miserable Sinners," Christianity Today, 17 July 2014

"Concerto Barocco," Art House America, July 2014

"What They Never Tell You About Teaching," Relief, 9 June 2014

"Theories and Bragging Rights," Relief, 5 May 2014

"The Real Race," Relief, 8 April 2014

"Her, and Me, and Us," Relief, 8 March 2014

Brunch and Foolishness,” The Other Journal #19, July 2011

"Finding Home Where the Hearth Is," The Curator, 14 August 2009