Casie Dodd

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Casie Dodd lives in Arkansas with her husband and two children. Her writing has appeared in This Land, Ekstasis, and other journals. She writes online for Dappled Things and studies in the MFA program at the University of St. Thomas.

Recent Essays

Motherhood as Sacrament: A Review of Maya Sinha’s The City Mother

Sinha’s writing should appeal to multiple audiences, from those disillusioned with modern urbanity to young mothers to thoughtful people concerned with the persistent presence of evil in our times. The City Mother has that rare quality of providing an immersive narrative experience that also transcends its particularities to link them to universal questions of how we can find our way in the world.

Sonnets in Advent with Dunstan Thompson

Dunstan Thompson's poetic prayer reminds me how necessary Advent is and leaves me grateful for Christ’s work that makes his former foes members of his household.