God is a Laboring Mother

I wrote a series of meditations on God as a laboring mother, which were featured in Lauren Winner's award winning book Wearing GodAn excerpt of her book, which included direct quotes from my writing, was published in the Christian Century. You can read it here.

My writing has appeared elsewhere online and in print, including:

Magazine/Journals

Geez Magazine
Mom, Is That My School?

Image Journal
The Doubt that Breathes Beside You

Public Justice Review
From Dislocation to Resettlement

The Other Journal
When Helpers Get Sick: Making Meaning After Secondary Trauma

Timbrel Magazine/Mennonite Women Voices Blog
Finding My Bearings: Balance as a Stay-at-Home Mom

Book Reviews

The Christian Century
Refugee, Poet, Father: A Review of The Song Poet by Kao Kalia Yang

Englewood Review of Books
Don't Trust Your Gut, A Feature Review of Trouble I've Seen: Changing The Way Church Views Racism
Facing Hurt, Rising Strong, A Review of Rising Strong (in print only)
God Moving on the Margins, A Feature Review of Wanted: A Spiritual Pursuit Through Jail, Among Outlaws, and Across Borders

Elsewhere on the Web

Her.menutics/CT Women
Blessed Are the Agnostics

Sojourners
I Used to Screen Somali Refugees. Here's Why Trump's Latest Statements Are Wrong.
Longing for Resettlement

Off The Page
Drishti Prayer
Wax
The Skeptic's Guide to the Spiritual Practices: Introduction
The Skeptic's Guide to the Spiritual Practices: Retreat
The Skeptic's Guide to the Spiritual Practices: Spiritual Direction
The Skeptic's Guide to the Spiritual Practices: Prayer
The Skeptic's Guide to the Spiritual Practices: Examen

Relief Journal Blog
On Weaning

You Are Here Stories
Surprised by Fear

Image Journal/Good Letters Blog
Comfort and Dis-ease

Stories from Exile: A Deeper Story Publication
On Finding Lament

D.L. Mayfield/Living in the Upside Down Kingdom
The Book That Changed My Life Series: The Irresistible Revolution
Downward Mobility Series: I’m a Downward Mobility Dropout

Amy Peterson/Making All Things New
Second Simplicity Series: On Spiritual Abuse

Christiana Peterson/The Beauty of This Hour
YA Series: Hunger Games and the Pleasure of a Good Story