Author Archives: mitchteemley

About mitchteemley

Writer, Filmmaker, Humorist, Thinker-about-stuffer

Faith?

Image | Posted on | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

The Wishing Map 78

Originally posted on Mitch Teemley:
Note: To read The Wishing Map from the beginning, click here. The Wishing Map Chapter Seventeen: Naimian (Continued) Previously: After gleefully hailing Zack as their new Storysmith, the naims showed him their vast forest city.…

Posted in Books, Story Power, The Wishing Map | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Scapegoat

Scapegoats were the animals the ancient Hebrews laid their hands on in order to cast away their sins. It was a symbolic act, meaning, “I’m ashamed of the evil in myself and I publicly disown it.” The key to healing … Continue reading

Posted in Culture, For Pastors and Teachers | Tagged , , , , , , , | 23 Comments

Bible Stories in Text: Adam and Eve

Originally posted on Feeding on Folly:
A tale as old as time, told in a new way… ? ****** ****** ****** ******                                    …

Posted in Culture, For Pastors and Teachers, Humor, Quips and Quotes | Tagged , , , , , | 13 Comments

Unseen

Image | Posted on | Tagged , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Facing Life

We were put in this world to help each other do both. ~The Wishing Map

Posted in Books, Culture, Quips and Quotes | Tagged , , , , , , | 7 Comments

My Scar Stories

The Mother of All Calamities When I hit 13, I was old enough to go on a YMCA Caravan. Caravans were cross-country trips in which two leaders and a dozen barely-teen boys would pile into a van and head for … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Memoir | Tagged , , , , , , , | 31 Comments