The Downside of Social Media

I have noticed something recently as I have been paying attention to the kinds of information shared on social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter.   One of the greatest strengths of social media is the fact that anyone and everyone can communicate with just about anyone else practically in real time.  I know that … Continue reading The Downside of Social Media

Mormon Monday: On Mormon Literature

A few weeks ago I read about a Mormon Literature story contest, here.  The premise is 400 years of Mormon Stories, inviting writers to write Mormon stories set in the 19th, 20th, 21st, or 22nd century.  I also read an interview with LDS author Eric Stone on mentioning Mormons in science fiction.  That was a … Continue reading Mormon Monday: On Mormon Literature

Mormon Monday: On Fatherhood: A year and a half later

Happy Father's Day.  It seems only appropriate that I write a few thoughts about fathers and fatherhood.  I have written before about lessons I have learned from my father (here, and here), and I have written about becoming a father myself, but now it has been over a year and a half since my son … Continue reading Mormon Monday: On Fatherhood: A year and a half later