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My Life in Movies: Big Fish (and the Resurrection of Jesus)

This weekend, people all over the world are celebrating Easter, a holiday which reminds us that we are all so very bad that a man had to be tortured and killed in our place…because apparently that’s what we deserved.  2,177 more words


Life, by Walter Mitty

There comes a time in every man’s life when he realizes that the universe is what it is, not what we wanted it to be. At that moment, some blame the universe; others take responsibility and reinvent life; and rare reinvent the universe. 114 more words

In the places you go, you'll see the place where you're from

Driving through the night was worth it to not see Nebraska. Semis lit up like suburban neighborhoods on Christmas Eve and exits claiming towns that may or may not exist guided me back to Iowa—home, where I hadn’t been in nearly a year and a half. 453 more words

Creative Nonfiction

The Stories That Bind Us: Big Fish Project

“In telling the story of my father’s life, it’s impossible to separate fact from fiction, the man from the myth. The best I can do is to tell it the way he told me.

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Independent School

Big Fish~ (2003)

Directed by: Tim Burton (2003)

Big Fish is the story of Will and Edward Bloom. Edward is a man who loves to create stories, putting any bit of information into an extreme over exaggeration. 196 more words

The Great Wardrobe Project

Once a year, usually after musical season has ended and the spring cleaning bug hits, I empty out all of my closets, and go through all of my clothes, and refold and reorganize all of the clothes that I end up keeping. 927 more words