Fine Homebuilding

On fatherhood and belated grace.


The Buddha Loves Boundaries

Being in the moment doesn’t mean they can punch you in the face.


Calvary Won’t Set you Free

Small parables about the possibilities of life beyond Catholicism.

Killing the Buddha

Human of Steel

How purist fans survive the wait for the new Superman.

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Heresy at Gethsemane

I found myself at the foot of an olive tree, my body folding into a crouch.


Dear Mr. Eggleston

When I hold your photograph, I’m looking at our car in the Sears parking lot in 1976, and time has collapsed.