Book Reviews Elsewhere & Other Writing

Book Reviews

The Refractions of Death and of Pandemic in “How High We Go In The Dark” by Sequoia Nagamatsu @ Chicago Review of Books

Flowers for the Sea by Zin E. Rocklyn @ Horror Tree

“Runaways: A Writer’s Dilemma” by Michael J. Seidlinger @

The Mold Farmer by Rick Claypool @ Three Crows Magazine

Meditations on Collective Guilt, Culpability, and the Natural World in “The Impossible Resurrection of Grief” By Octavia Cade @ Chicago Review of Books

I Would Haunt You If I Could By Seán Padraic Birnie @ Horror Tree

“If on a Starry Night a Traveler – Review of ‘Skyward Inn'” by Aliya Whiteley @ Dark Matter Magazine

Tender Is the Flesh by Augustina Bazterrica @ Three Crows Magazine

“Faggioli’s ‘Liminal Papacy’ explores a pope on the periphery” By Massimo Faggioli @ Where Peter is

Levels By Karl Fisher @ Three Crows Magazine

Dead Astronauts By Jeff Vandermeer @ Three Crows Magazine

The Bone Ships By RJ Barker @ Red Sun Magazine

Culture Making: Recovering Our Creative Calling (Archived) By Andy Crouch @ Wonder Magazine

Children of Time by Adrian Tchaikovsky @ Red Sun Magazine

How Long ‘Til Black Future Month? by N. K. Jemisin @ Red Sun Magazine

Gifts Glittering and Poisoned: Spectacle, Empire, and Metaphysics  by Chanon Ross @ Church Life Journal

The Mere Wife by Maria Dahvana Headley @ Three Crows Magazine



“Beyond the Education You Pay For: Building Soft Skills for Lifelong Success”Infobase

“An Experience of Horror and the Sacramental”Parsecs and Parchment

Starting Over (with my wife, Kate) – Fam Magazine (Spring 2019)

Dad Likes You Powerful, Independent, Just as You Are – The Shoeless Banshee


(Creative) Non-Fiction

“Prayer Rugs and Prayer Beads” for The Shoeless Banshee

“Christmas Hallow” for The Shoeless Banshee