Professor of Mass Communication and Journalism
Oklahoma Baptist University
Assistant Professor of Mass Communication and Journalism
From the Chair of
From the interim president of OBU...
America is a patchwork quilt, and stories are its stitching. In a divided age, we need unifying stories more than ever. In order to find those stories, I practice the lost art of Shunpiking — knowing when to “shun” the turnpike and get onto the back roads where the good stories are tucked away. The ones that remind us of our best selves.
Wrote this book about war, hell, and surviving trauma with Jimmy Hatch / published by Knopf in 2018
Director, Executive Producer, and creator of the docu-series
Less Hell, More Angel
Produced and directed this doc about surprising brotherhood
On a side road in Mississippi, I witnessed black and white biker clubs doing something alarming... hugging, and blessing each other.