Category: Blog

Sankive: Practical Dharma

Disclaimer: I have not studied the concept of Dharma for years on end. I have researched it, read some Hindu and Buddhist texts, and I have seen how I can apply it to my own life, through a Christian lens. Why a Christian lens?… Continue Reading “Sankive: Practical Dharma”

Sit Down (Or Stand) And Write

You want to hear the secret sauce to writer success? Let me give you a glimpse. The Thousand Fold Path Everyone has their advice on how to write. Do you plot or do you pants? Should you focus on world building or character depth?… Continue Reading “Sit Down (Or Stand) And Write”

365 Day Artist

I’m naturally talented as a writer (natural talent is BS). I started in second grade, I pursued it, I experimented, I put myself out there with really weird ideas, and I went to school for writing. Because I started young, I’m an okay writer.… Continue Reading “365 Day Artist”

When did kindness become revolutionary?

I found this song incredibly moving. God made us all. He loves us in kind. I pray we can find it in us to love each other. Have a blessed Sunday.

Why Arabian nights?

Inspiration Drowning the Sands of G’desh was inspired by the Old Testament and Arabian Nights. Both books have an incredible amount of unique stories which are not often mimicked in American culture. In my own faith walk, the church focuses on a few stories… Continue Reading “Why Arabian nights?”

NaNowrimo 2020 (I’m late!)

It’s an obligatory and late post for NaNoWriMo! I’m doing it this year, and I realized that at around 8pm on October 31. I need to finish the final novel in the War of Chaos and Order series, and what better time than now?… Continue Reading “NaNowrimo 2020 (I’m late!)”

Nunapitchuk, Alaska

I had the pleasure of going to Alaska a little over a year ago. I was in the tundra, and we were there at just the right time that I never saw the sun truly set. My body became accustomed to going to sleep… Continue Reading “Nunapitchuk, Alaska”

With all Your heart

Sunday will be a day of rest. Blog posts will be short, and hopefully uplifting. I will praise you, Lord my God, with all my heart; I will glorify your name forever. Psalm 86:12

Under Construction

Under construction can mean so many things, and for me right now it does! First, you’ll notice this website shifting left and right. The main page is no longer the same. Some pages have been added, while others are retired. They don’t meet the… Continue Reading “Under Construction”

Ship It

Well here’s a post that’s going to be close to home for me. I’m going to feel a little called out. However, just because I struggle to follow this advice, does not mean it’s bad advice. A large number of highly successful people ascribe… Continue Reading “Ship It”