A Draw of Kings (and the rest)

Gather ’round, kids. It’s time for a story. A few years ago, I was at the American Christian Fiction Writers conference in Indianapolis. To help defray the costs, I found a roommate via ACFW’s e-mail Loop. I had never really met my roommate before, so it was maybe a little…

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Freaky Fun Friday Part II — Retracing Staci’s Steps

This entry is part 3 of 13 in the series Freaky Fun Friday.

When we left off last, Professor Veronica Weathers had received a frantic voicemail message from one of her students, Staci Fowler. Staci had been on the trail of some sort of expose when she and several of her friends disappeared. The message made it sound like Staci was being hunted…

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What Kind of Plans Does God Have For Us?

A few months back, a bunch of my friends started sharing the same article on Facebook. It was a blog post about a cliche that Christians throw around, namely, “God won’t give you more than you can handle.” The author pointed out that yes, sometimes we are given more than…

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Matchmaker, Matchmaker, Make Me a Match…

Last week, I spotted a question that my friend Gillian Bronte Adams asked on her blog. I liked it so much, I reposted it here. Not only that, but it made me want to ask a question of my own. In honor of Valentine’s Day yesterday, I ask the following…

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The Novelist

This feels a little weird. I’m a novelist (who should probably be working on his latest book) writing a review about a new video game…about a novelist trying to write his latest book but keeps getting distracted by other things. It’s kind of meta, I guess. That’s the correct usage…

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Freaky Fun Friday Part I — Staci’s Gone Missing!

This entry is part 2 of 13 in the series Freaky Fun Friday.

So here’s the first part of my found footage horror film. I still don’t have a good title for this whole thing, but that didn’t stop me before. It’s not going to stop me now. Let’s get into it: Our untitled movie opens with news footage talking about how a…

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Star Wars Collides with John Hughes

So, true confession time, my wife and I are kind of opposites when it comes to our taste in movies. As you can probably guess, I’m into all things geeky and sci-fi and fantasy. For my wife, not so much. She was shocked when we were dating when I admitted…

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