Blog 2018-02-08T19:53:49+00:00

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A blog about what I find amazing, smart, beautiful, or just plain fun.

A Diet for the Soul

Can you pity a bad/mean/evil character? This question came up in a book group discussion of my novel Unforgivable Love. I responded by quoting Albus Dumbledore in the second Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows film, where he tells Harry to pity the living and most of all pity [...]

February 13th, 2018|0 Comments

A Walk in Harlem

The word Harlem sounds to me like a song and it slips through my lips like that—easy and familiar. I’m often asked if I ever lived in Harlem and the answer is no. I lived in Manhattan’s Upper West Side, about 40 blocks south. But I took the subway north [...]

October 4th, 2017|2 Comments

The Intentional Writer: Diana Butler Bass

Diana Butler Bass delivered two insightful keynote addresses at Princeton Theological Seminary recently for the Frederick Buechner Writer’s Workshop. The first, “The Accidental Writer,” described how the author whose latest book is Grounded: Finding God in the World, A Spiritual Revolution, fell into her writing career by way of the [...]

June 15th, 2017|0 Comments