Online Essays and Reviews

I write semi-regularly at the Front Porch Republic.

The Rooted Faith in Wendell Berry’s Fiction,” with Jack Baker. The Gospel Coalition. 13 March 2018.

Patiently Learning to Belong,” a review of the Library of America’s Port William Novels and Stories: The Civil War to World War II, by Wendell Berry. The University Bookman. 4 February 2018.

Rev. of Awaiting the King, by James K. A. Smith. Mere Orthodoxy. 20 November 2017.

Rev. of Wendell Berry and the Given Life, by Ragan Sutterfield. Christianity Today. April 2017.

Rev. of 99 Poems: New and Selected, by Dana Gioia. Books and Culture, October 2016.

Baseball: Practices for Coming Home,” First Things. 30 August 2016.

Reading Wendell Berry in the National Parks,” National Parks Traveler. 31 July 2016.

Eating as Discipleship,” Comment. 28 July 2016.

Rev. of You Are What You Love: The Spiritual Power of Habit, by James K. A. SmithMere Orthodoxy, April 2016.

Rev. of From Nature to Creation: A Christian Vision for Understanding and Loving Our World, by Norman Wirzba. Books and Culture (Jan/Feb 2016): 5.

A Way of Happening,” Curator Magazine. 14 December 2015.

Rev. of Twisted Shapes of Light, by William Jolliff. Windhover, July 2015.

Rev. of An Introduction to Christian Environmentalism: Ecology, Virtue, and Ethics, by Kathryn D. Blanchard and Kevin J. O’Brien. EcoTheo Review, April 2015.

Rev. of Sunshine Wound, by L. S. Klatt. Books and Culture, 2014.

The Taste of Strawberries: Tolkien’s Imagination of the Good,” Christ and Pop Culture Magazine: Beauty’s Allure 2.16. 8 August, 2014.