April 16, 2016

Of Souls That Smoke Through Perfidy

Between a puff of cannabised air and sips of carbonized swill, the old man dropped an inquisition: Church for you anymore? As if he half knew, half […]
December 11, 2015

How To Be An Atheist (Or, What I’ve Learned from Faith)

Let’s start with an uncomfortable premise: Believing begins in doubting. # Over the past several years, I have had the privilege of working with the “movers […]
February 28, 2013

Cultures of Prayer

Dietrich Bonhoeffer—a Lutheran visionary and martyr of the church—has long been revered for his insight into the spiritual make of humanity, translating theological complexity into prayer, […]
September 25, 2012

When Chaos Curls

When chaos curls up Like toes between the feedings— And I, like calm amid a sickly storm and child Lunge with froth-corrupted lungs too dear for […]
July 3, 2012

The New Psalms: Light of the Earthson

(1) The courage of the Lord is like a thousand years in a single day: (2) He would hoist his flesh and blood into the fires […]
December 22, 2011

I Believe in (ex)Love

Hello, everyone. My name is Jeff. I am a gayaholic. Like Jonathan Ames, my life is a kipple-specked hodgepodge of Days-of-Our-Lives relationships; likes Ames, it borders […]