Reader Verimius alerted me to this 1851 book called Bible Defence of Slavery by Josiah Priest. As you can imagine, it’s critical of abolitionists and offers Biblical reasons to support slavery — all before the Emancipation Proclamation was signed, of course. And it’s full of gems worth quoting to anyone who says the Bible was [Read More...]
It’s been a little while since I talked about the high school atheist book I worked on over the summer but preparation for its release is kicking into high gear.
The plan is to have the book available around Thanksgiving (!!!). A lot of things need to happen before then, including picking a title, and that’s where I could use your help today. [Read more...]
X drew in a breath and I knew he was about to break the silence, but I needed to make it clear to him first, this whole fiasco, my life. My stomach was tender and tenuous around the hollow of my exhaustion. I dropped words I had sworn I’d never say like little uncertain gifts into X’s hands. [Read more...]