The first angel

This is a freewrite/sketch thing. Just playing with ideas of how otherwordly figures appear to my protagonist. – – – – – When he was five years old, Joseph saw an angel in person, though as with many things that happened in his youth, it...

Joseph meets the devil

One of the main relationships in my novel is between Joseph Smith, the founder of Mormonism, and the devil. I’ve sketched a few different ways to introduce this idea, including a dialogue scene that I’m not including here. But I am including two others....

Michael Owen

It took a couple of decades to figure out what kept drawing me back to watch “The Matrix” 11 times when it first came out. I haven’t read “The Artist’s Way” (yet), but I had a therapist who told me about “morning pages”...