Here’s what happens when you yell at your employees

Never yell at your employees. Here’s why. Read more

The real reason anti-LGBT Christians are so obsessed with sex?

I mean, c’mon already. Read more

5 ways to make your girlfriend (or boyfriend) kind of start hating you

I get a lot of letters from men worried that they’re blowing their relationship with the woman they passionately love. Here are five things they’re doing wrong. Read more

Spam I am

Lately I’ve grown pretty darn tubby, to the extent that I feel as if a whole other person—like, say, an eight-month-old baby—is strapped to my stomach, a baby which, like any baby, has a whole arena of needs and desires of its own. Read more

An explanation of my editor, ghostwriter, and writing coach services

I offer six editorial and writing services: Project Evaluation, Project Development, Substantive Editing, Writing Coach, Telling Your Story and Editing Your Website. Read more

“UNFAIR: Christians and the LGBT Question” now on 4th of July sale. Because freedom. And fairness.

By way of celebrating our country, and the freedoms its brilliant Constitution guarantees to ALL of its citizens, I’ve cut the price of my book “UNFAIR: Christians and the LGBT Question” as low as Amazon will allow me. Read more

40 Questions for (fear-mongering) pastor Kevin DeYoung, now stomping the rainbow flag

Going viral today is a post by pastor Kevin DeYoung called 40 QUESTIONS FOR CHRISTIANS NOW WAVING RAINBOW FLAGS. A few Christians have written me to discuss how they should respond to his chunk o’ chum—to ask how they can beat DeYoung at his own game. But that’s a fool’s errand: once you accept the premise of DeYoung’s questions—which it’s assumed you do if, hook by hook, you start taking his bait—then you’ve already lost. It’s like a reporter asking, “So, Mr…. Read more

Want me to evaluate, edit, co-write, ghostwrite, or help you develop your writing project?

If you think you might be interested in my serving as your editor, book doctor, or writing coach, email me at john@johnshore.com Read more

Dear angry evangelical Christians

You have nothing to fear but fear itself. Read more

LGBT ruling = Attack of the Crazy Christians = Quiet time

Hi, folks! Congratulations to all who are rejoicing over SCOTUS’s historic ruling that gay people have no less right to the full protection of the Constitution of the United States than do any other American citizens! Don’t you just love how eventually right prevails? Don’t you just hate how sometimes it takes waaaaaay too long for that to happen? Speaking of hairballs in the clogged sink of moral progress, it’s been a tough few days for those who believe that gay… Read more