Ignite Part 1: Rekindling

Looking back at this blog after a year of silence, I realized that it is time to start writing  again. While I never made the conscious decision to stop, this was the inevitable result of a schedule that eliminated almost all time for quiet reflection. Through my experience serving in the Czech Republic this past … Continue reading Ignite Part 1: Rekindling


Return to Addison’s Walk: Part Two

A few months ago, I wrote the first part of a two-part post about my experience returning to Addison's Walk at Magdalen College, Oxford this past March. Namely, I wrote about one of the lessons God taught me while I was there, through a story. You will likely want to read that post before this … Continue reading Return to Addison’s Walk: Part Two

Andrew Peterson, Stories, and Jesus

Last month, I spoke on Research for Creative Writers at the annual One Year Adventure Novel summer workshop. At this writing conference, two talks were also given by Andrew Peterson—my favorite musical artist (who also happens to be a brilliant writer and speaker). One of the talks Peterson gave described his experience with story. Initially, Peterson … Continue reading Andrew Peterson, Stories, and Jesus