How To Enjoy The Shack And Still Be A Good Christian

Honest Confession here: I read The Shack back in 2009, the year after it came out. It had just enough time to spread by word of mouth and become such a viral sensation that a copy wound up in my … Continue reading

Which Kind Of Reader Are You?

Do you enjoy reading books? If so, which kind of reader are you? On my journey as an author, I have encountered five distinct kinds of readers: devoted friends, book fans, frenemies, critical readers, and encouraging editors. A Devoted Friend: you might be a … Continue reading

Does Harry Potter Romanticize Boarding School?

I feel that it’s only reasonable to write a response to Tilda Swinton’s assertions that ‘Harry Potter romanticizes boarding school and this is damaging to children.’ In an earlier life, I read the entire Harry Potter series and watched at least … Continue reading