“The Divided Body”

(This also appeared in the Faith column of the Sentinel-News in Shelbyville, KY on October 30, 2015) “I appeal to you, brothers and sisters, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that all of you agree with one another in what you say and that there be no divisions among you, but that you […]

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Heartworms (a short story)

When I think of Chicago, I think of Chicago in the summer. June. I think of clean, warm air and that determined bit of sweat that collects around the collar of your shirt and your temples, making the sides of your head feel cool as the breeze rushes against it. I think of hurrying from […]

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Denial

(This also appeared in the Faith column of the Sentinel-News in Shelbyville, KY on April 3, 2015) When they came to the place that is called The Skull, they crucified Jesus there with the criminals, one on his right and one on his left. Then Jesus said, “Father, forgive them; for they do not know […]

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