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September 30, 2009
When Your Husband Derides Your Faith
In response to a recent post of mine entitled When You Love Someone Who Doesn't...
September 29, 2009
My Interview of the Rev. Horton Heat, King of Psychobilly
I don't know if I have among my readers any Reverend Horton Heat fans---but in...
September 28, 2009
Mind Reading In My Blogging Class
As a child I learned from a traveling one-armed gypsy how to read the minds...
September 25, 2009
Conservative Christians: Quit Screaming. Liberal Christians: Quit Drinking So Much Wine.
I just put up a sweet Tweet: "Too many conservative Christians' lives are too limited;...
September 24, 2009
These Shoes Are Made For Bloggin …
From the September 14, 2009 New Yorker:
September 23, 2009
Don’t Make Me Smack You With a Ruler in Public This Weekend
This Saturday (September 25) I'll be at the annual San Diego Christian Writers Guild's writer's...
September 22, 2009
Bestselling Author Jacquelyn Mitchard Now Judging My 10-Word Short Story Contest! Prize Now Includes Her New Book!
When first I beheld the veritable flood of entries pouring in for my First Annual...
September 20, 2009
Announcing The First Annual John Shore 10-Word Short Story Contest
[Update: Bestselling author Jacquelyn Mitchard is now helping to judge this contest.] Recently I spotted...
September 18, 2009
Last week someone told me they were going to put something I wrote in the...
September 16, 2009
Helping Christians be Bored by Homosexuality Since 2007
A conservative Christian emailed me yesterday to share his idea that I should "back off...
September 15, 2009
The universal value of Shore hardness
What can I say? It's in my genes.
September 12, 2009
Nothing Says Lovin’ Like a Lesbian Minister With an Oven
Speaking generally there are two kinds of Christians: Those who believe homosexuality is an affront...
September 11, 2009
It’s a Necessarily Horrible Early-19th C. Hand-Cranked Skull Saw!
In the astonishingly competitive contest that yesterday raged across the internet as thousands hundreds tens...
September 10, 2009
The Big Clue to Yesterday’s Mystery Thing
We've laughed. We've cried. We've bonded. We've been disturbed by a mental image of Martin's...
September 09, 2009
Guess What This Thing Is and Win An Inscribed, Autographed Book!
If you are the first to correctly guess what the above Mystery Thingamajig is I...
September 08, 2009
My Wife and I Never, Ever Fight. I’m Too Close to God For Anything That Pedestrian.
A few people wrote to ask if a big fight between my wife Cat and...
September 06, 2009
True Love: The Cruise Ship That Can’t Stay Afloat?
In the past, and particularly recently (with You Want Me To Emote About My Wife?...
September 04, 2009
Here Comes the Sun
I'm every day aware that when I die I will do so having in the...
September 03, 2009
IN YO FACE, CANCER!
Cat's radiologist reports that he saw no evidence of cancer on Cat's M.R.I. She has...
September 02, 2009
5 Words That Completely Explain Why Men Hate To Talk About Their Emotions
It keeps their emotions pure. (By which I mean that men tend to sort of...
September 01, 2009
I Laughed So Hard At This I Feared for My Life
This, to me, is about as funny as five minutes can possibly get. See also...
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