Is Honesty the Best Preaching Policy?

By Joe LaGuardia They say that, in writing, honesty is the best policy.  Stephen King advises in On Writing that writing is best when it tells the truth.  In Right to Write, Julia Cameron has an entire chapter on honesty and its merits in writing.  Creative writing coaches will tell you, if it ain’t the truth, it ain’tContinue reading “Is Honesty the Best Preaching Policy?”

A Reading Life (prt. 15): Memiors Among Us

By Joe LaGuardia A Reading Life is a blog series focused on the literature that has shaped my life and call to ministry. Find the introduction here. In the afterword of my recent book, A Whispering Call, I outline the waning market for first-person narration.  Jonathon Franzen, guest editor for the Best American Essays anthologyContinue reading “A Reading Life (prt. 15): Memiors Among Us”