Thinking Religion 34: Thinking Out Loud 101: Coming Into the Light – Thinking.FM

Elisabeth talks about how she might want to hide in the shadows because she’s not ready to be considered a writer but the really amazing things that happen when you do finally step into the light. You have to be who are you without wanting the affirmation of other people or fulfilling contrived notions of beauty … Continue reading Thinking Religion 34: Thinking Out Loud 101: Coming Into the Light – Thinking.FM

Thinking Religion 33: Thinking Religion 67: A Little Gnod to the Gnostics – Thinking.FM

Dr. Thomas Whitley and Rev. Sam Harrelson discuss Dan’s White Vans, the new Thinking Religion schwag giveaway, Syriac Valentine poems, new pens, Trump as Cyrus the Great, a Trump presidency, evangelical mono cultures, Monty Python’s take on Jesus, and the Last Temptation of Christ. Show Notes Damn Daniel, the song (what is this?) | Huffington Post … Continue reading Thinking Religion 33: Thinking Religion 67: A Little Gnod to the Gnostics – Thinking.FM

Thinking Religion 32: Thinking Out Loud 100: You Brought Your Whistle – Thinking.FM

Elisabeth and Merianna celebrate their 100 episode! They relive how it all started and all their best soapbox speeches and conclude if you are adding your voice to the mix, don’t just be a part of the chorus. Stand out! Sign up for the Thinking Out Loud Book Exchange! [contact-form] Show Notes: Celebrate Thinking.FM on … Continue reading Thinking Religion 32: Thinking Out Loud 100: You Brought Your Whistle – Thinking.FM

Thinking Religion 31: Thinking Out Loud 99: Speaking of Happily Ever Afters – Thinking.FM

Elisabeth and Merianna talk about the power of false climaxes to turn a plot and making your characters more interesting. They also cover the importance of soul feeding as you transform from writer to author, and the importance of sticking to your draft while saying all the words (and not taking short cuts). Next week is the big … Continue reading Thinking Religion 31: Thinking Out Loud 99: Speaking of Happily Ever Afters – Thinking.FM

Thinking Religion 30: Thinking Religion 66: The Barbeque Equation of Religion and Politics – Thinking.FM

Thomas is now Dr. Whitley, Sam is too old to understand the Grammys, Thomas does an on-air unboxing of This Is Ground’s Mystery Box (use this link for $10 off an order there), Justice Scalia is dead, and South Carolina is changing. Show Notes The Religion and Politics of South Carolina: A State Portrait from PRRI’s … Continue reading Thinking Religion 30: Thinking Religion 66: The Barbeque Equation of Religion and Politics – Thinking.FM

Thinking Religion 29: Thinking Out Loud 98: Putting Yourself Out There – Thinking.FM

Elisabeth and Merianna talk about the importance of developing a personal brand as well as a professional brand. They talk about public profiles and David Bowie as well as upcoming projects. Of course they talk about the upcoming Episode 100! Show Notes: Book Architecture Writer’s Digest Writing Excuse Podcast 25 Hard Facts about Writing and … Continue reading Thinking Religion 29: Thinking Out Loud 98: Putting Yourself Out There – Thinking.FM