02 May 2014

Hey, Moviegoers: You’re Invited to a Secret Seattle Q&A

If you could meet and interrogate your local film critics, free of charge, would you do it?

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10 Mar 2014

What’s So Funny? – Part 2

When movies make fun of religious characters, should we laugh?

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09 Mar 2014

What’s So Funny? (Or: Christianity and Comedy are Not Exclusive)

A criminal steals a baby. Are you laughing? A rabbi uses Jesus’s name in vain? Is that funny?

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27 Jan 2014

Through a Screen Darkly… Again?

My book Through a Screen Darkly was published in 2007. Martha Bayles’ book, grabbing the same title, was published in January 2014. I’m going to take that as a compliment.

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10 Sep 2013

With Gratitude for the Life and Work of Lee Hough

Lee Hough was my friend, my counselor, my confidant, my voice of reassurance, my coach.

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18 Oct 2011

A Christmas gift idea

Christmas is coming. Pick up any of my five books to give as Christmas gifts, and I’ll mail you the following as a no-charge bonus: 

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04 Feb 2010

Another Reader Goes Through a Screen Darkly

I’m jealous of anybody who has time to read. I’m especially jealous of folks who have time to read fifty two books in one year!

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04 Feb 2010

Talking with Christy Tennant at the International Arts Movement

In preparation for my first real trip to New York, I had a conversation with Christy Tennant, host of IAM Conversations for the International Arts Movement. Christy started off by going right for the sore spot: What do I think of the Oscar nominations? So…

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28 Jan 2010

Thank You, Spokane!

I gave a Through a Screen Darkly presentation in Spokane yesterday, and I’m still grinning from the fun I had there. Many thanks to the College Women’s Association of Spokane for giving me a warm welcome, and proving to be gracious hosts during my stay on Tuesday and Wednesday. Special

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20 Jun 2009

Browser: Another New Sam Phillips Song. A Surprising Top Ten List. Favorite Albums of 2009 So Far. Calvin & Hobbes.

The Browser: News & links to raise your eyebrows & furrow your brow. New headlines may be added as the day goes on. Stay tuned. Hi ho, Jeffrey the Blogger here.

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