Category Archives: development

Decompression

I’ve taken a few days off after finishing “Benevolence”. Hopefully it’s been an enjoyable read for those who’ve followed the serial. I’ve also set up a page to present the whole story for those who don’t want to read it … Continue reading

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The moment after the performance

I finished my story and presented to an audience last night. When a story becomes oral storytelling, it becomes an entirely new creation. It simply isn’t a written work, it transforms into a performance. As such I thought it was … Continue reading

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Biography as theology; theology as dialogue

I’ve been reading “Bonhoeffer & King: Speaking Truth to Power” by J. Deotis Roberts. I’m a third of the way through and already I’m struck by a couple of ideas. Roberts notes that both Bonhoeffer and King came from secure … Continue reading

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