19 November 2013 1 Comment

Little Karl.

Last fall I entered a short story contest hosted by Everyday Mormon Writer. I would include the link, but their website is unfortunately infected with some kind of malware and isn’t safe to visit. Due to a current conversation in the blogosphere discussing the lack of—or lack of interest in—Mormon tragedy, and because I want […]

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 […]

2 June 2012 4 Comments


Okay, so you may think this is a ridiculous post. But I think it’s important for me to say this stuff aloud, so here goes. Whatcha going to do to stop me? Writing is happening. I’m staying up way too late but it’s okay because I’m making stuff. And I’m really pleased with where it’s going. It’s […]

19 May 2012 0 Comments

A New Direction.

I’ve been trying to figure out the best way to motivate myself to be more active in the blogosphere. I’ve never enjoyed journaling because I’ve always told myself I’m too boring to write about. In fact, that thought has driven me to do much of the writing I have in my career, not realizing I […]