1 February 2013 1 Comment

Visiting Old Friends.

So I have been a little busy. And I did set one of those New Year’s resolutions to blog more often, which is totally in the plan (ssh—don’t tell anyone it’s already February). Part of the reason I’ve been so crazy busy is that I’ve been doing a ton of teaching—I am fuller than full time […]

15 October 2012 2 Comments

Four Centuries of Mormon Stories.

Years ago, when I was pursuing my undergrad degree, I studied English. I had planned since I read my first books to write them. I wrote stories all the time. I loved going to the theatre, and going to movies, but I didn’t think about writing for those media the way I thought about writing […]

7 November 2011 2 Comments

A Psalm.

A week ago tomorrow my maternal grandmother passed away. Tomorrow morning is the funeral. The part my mother asked me to play in things was to help put together the program for the service, and to blow up and print one of my grandparents’ wedding photos. I scanned in the original, which was a slightly damaged […]

28 November 2010 2 Comments


For those of you who don’t know, my church assignment is to teach in Primary. Primary is Latter-day Saint speak for Sunday school, but for the wee ones (ages three through eleven, to be precise). Basically I teach Sunday school to a group of kids who are five going on six. The youngest (I think) […]