LaVonne Neff is an editor and writer who blogs at Lively Dust and reviews books at the Neff Review.
Parting with a Son
On April 13, 2005, Richard Lischer's 33-year-old son, Adam, phoned his dad. The cancer had spread throughout Adam's body.
Rekindling My Love for Catholicism
My first thought upon learning that Chris Haw had written a memoir about his journey to Catholicism was, Oh no—not another one.
A Farmer’s Advice for Happier Hens, Healthier People,and a Better World
Joel Salatin's new book offers a full banquet of opinions, prescriptions and rants. How does the man find time to farm?
Blog from the Basement Office
Jeffrey C. Pugh and Tripp York are Facebook friends. Both teach religion at southern institutions of higher learning. Last year, each wrote a good-natured book about Satan.
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