Category: Christianity

In the first of a new series of short videos looking at questions of theology from an ancient, Orthodox Christian perspective, I take a very brief look at the question, “Does God send people to Hell?” Can’t watch video? You can …

Half-a-Fish Theology Episode One: “Does God send people to Hell?” Read More »

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Over at RoseBuz.com (whose proprietor is planning to review my novel Father John VS the Zombies later this year), I have a guest post titled “Science VS Religion.” I try to look at why we so often see these two …

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Father John VS the Zombies is the third novel I’ve written, but only the first I outlined.  Before Father John, I wrote two novels and over 60 short stories, never once working from an outline.  I just began at the …

Writers: God Wants You to Outline Your Novel! Read More »

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I love reading other writers’ success stories. Since every writer starts at the same place (the bottom), their story is usually a rags-to-riches one of hope, struggle, defeat, defeat, defeat, and then victory. As a writer on the bottom myself …

The Story of My Success Read More »

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Father John VS the Zombies, my forthcoming novel about the zombie apocalypse from a Christian perspective, has its own page on Facebook! Drop by for an exclusive look* at the novel’s cover art. * Exclusive for now. The cover art …

“Father John VS the Zombies” on Facebook Read More »

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I’m excited to reveal information about my forthcoming novel.  In almost 15 years of active publishing, I’ve published over 60 short stories in different magazines and anthologies, two collections of stories, some articles and blog posts, but never a novel-length …

Sneak Peek: “Father John VS the Zombies” (Coming Late 2012) Read More »

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In twelve weeks, Kirsten and I will be married in an Orthodox church. Since many of our guests are either not Orthodox or not Christian, and we wanted them to have a sense of what’s happening in the wedding ceremony, …

The Orthodox Wedding Ceremony Read More »

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“The Redeyes“—a story about killer robots, Jesus Christ, and a convict who holds the key to freedom for a group of survivors—is now available at MindFlights [link expired]. You’re free to go.” The voice belonged to Judge Oatley, the man …

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The Lost Stories: A Series of Cosmic Adventures is being serialized on Wattpad. The introduction from the book is up now; the plan is to post the first story this Friday (March 9) with new stories to follow every Friday after that …

The Lost Stories: Serialized Read More »

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Christmas will be here sooner than I expect.  I know that, but I haven’t started Christmas shopping yet; my Christmas tree and all the lights and other decorations are still in storage; Christmas parties are starting to fill up my …

Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol Read More »

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