The Storyteller, The Wordsmith, and the Hawk

The Storyteller, The Wordsmith, and the Hawk

A friend and mentor reminded me the other day, “People don’t buy books, they buy stories.” Not just books, the same is true of movies, televisions shows, and even social media posts. Consumers are there for the story, that’s what you take home and that’s what you tell...
Why Zanesville, Ohio?

Why Zanesville, Ohio?

We believe that God has specifically called us to plant this mission in Zanesville. First and foremost, we want to be obedient to the Lord. We believe that God knows more than we do. We are not God’s total plan. We are a small piece of what He is doing....
MFA vs. SOKW

MFA vs. SOKW

What’s the difference between our program and a Masters of Fine Arts in Creative Writing? Our program works. You walk into a dark room in your home and hit the light switch. It sparks and the power goes out throughout the house. Tell me, who are you going to call? An...
Safe & Sound Campaign

Safe & Sound Campaign

On December 6, 2019, we closed on the purchase of the building at 35 S. 4th St. in downtown Zanesville, Ohio. By God’s provision, we raised $70,000 in less than 50 days to complete this purchase with cash! Now that we’ve purchased this building, what happens next? Our...