He is a retired English professor from Ruston, Louisiana. He has written articles on religion for Free Inquiry, The Skeptic, The Skeptical Inquirer, Commonweal, The Humanist, American Atheist, The Freethinker, Freethought Today, Impact, Exquisite Corpse, The American Rationalist and other magazines.
[December 25th, 2004] George Bernard Shaw: Mystic or Atheist? [March 29th, 2004] Is Allah Yehweh? [October 13th, 2003] Shelley: Angelic Atheist [July 1st, 2003] The Book of Job and J.B.: Faith vs. Reason [March 16th, 2003] Thoreau on Patriotism: the Iraq Connection [March 12th, 2003] Bush Oblivious to Unbelievers [February 17th, 2003] The Good Old Days Weren’t So Good [January 28th, 2003] Robert Frost: Old Testament Christian or Atheist? [October 29th, 2002] Praying for Saddam Hussein [September 28th, 2002] Einstein on Peace [September 7th, 2002] America Pans Pledge Lite [May 8th, 2002] The Rubaiyat of Edward FitzOmar [May 8th, 2002] Ralph Waldo Emerson's Mystic Moonshine [April 7th, 2002] Emily Dickinson: Pagan Sphinx [March 10th, 2002] Lord Byron: The Demons of Calvinism [February 15th, 2002] Aliens in the Holy Land: American Atheists [January 13th, 2002] Walt Whitman: Sins Against Science [November 14th, 2001] Moby Dick [October 20th, 2001] Mark Twain Badmouths His Maker [October 20th, 2001] Zod's Version [March 15th, 2001] Lucretius: The Roman Poet of Humanism [January 29th, 2001] Nontheistic Evolution [December 1st, 2000] Was Shakespeare an Atheist? [November 10th, 2000] The ABCs of Atheism [October 13th, 2000] Bible Belt Epistle Wars [September 22nd, 2000] Did Jesus Exist and Does It Matter?