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Molly McCully Brown

What we admire most about Molly McCully Brown’s style is the cocktail of personal revelation and thematic ambition: the finely wrought essay dances between memoir and thought-piece.

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Into Deep Waters

Laura Bramon Good frames her musings on the body through pregnancy and her aging grandmother.

The Rage of Peter de Vries: Reckoning with a Brokenhearted Humorist

Jonathan Hiskes explores the literature that reflects his own childhood experience.

Lady Undressing

Anne Welch makes sense of her career as a hospital secretary—a career that ended with a tragedy.

The Ring

Lee Haupt unearths the scars of her family history.

Perfume Poured Out

Allison Grace Myers weighs the ontological consequences of being born with no sense of smell.

Roman Charity

Traci Brimhall reports on breastfeeding in ancient Rome—braided with a memoir of her own complicated mother.

A Bookwright’s Tale

Barry Moser considers vocation through the art of etching.

The Myth of Independent Film

Craig Detweiler’s journey collaborating with his long lost college roommate to make a documentary about the line that divides faith and doubt.

And If Jesus Asked You to Breakfast?


For Whom the Resurrection is the Full Moon Rising


The Cost of Lessons






Venetian Villanelle


The Glen Workshop, a program of Image, began in 1995 as an innovative event combining the best elements of a workshop, an arts festival, and a spiritual retreat.

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Road films. Horror films. Films on marriage. Divine comedies. We love movies. Do you? We’ve got you covered.

The Word-Soaked World: Troubling the Lexicon of Art & Faith

This collection of short essays demonstrates the push-pull relationship believing artists have with words: We are in pursuit of a God who is revealed through the poetry of the oldest Psalms, but whose true name is impossible to pronounce.


“Not since O’Connor’s Mystery and Manners has there been such bracing insight on the pile-up where art and faith collide.”

—Annie Dillard 

The Landscape of Art & Faith

What is the contemporary literary climate like for writers of faith? How will they fare in the future?

Evolution and the Imago Dei

Explore the intersection of faith, science, and art.

Why Believe in God?

We put it to a group of writers, artists, filmmakers, and musicians: At a time in human history when religious faith is called not only out-of-date but malignant, why do you believe?

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