On Trigger Warnings

Matthew P. Schmidt My Blog Books About FAQs Blog On Trigger Warnings Trigger warnings are a subject I’ve gone back and forth on several times. This is at least my most recent thoughts on them. As an author, I have to decide whether or not to provide trigger...

The World of Wishes is out!

Matthew P. Schmidt My Blog Books About FAQs Blog The World of Wishes is out! The World of Wishes is out! Last time I mentioned I had another novel in the works. This is it. The radio silence was more to do with the unexpected amount of work involved, but in any case,...

Christ in the General Population

Matthew P. Schmidt My Blog Books About FAQs Blog Christ in the General Population The Catholic Church has not had a simple history with astrology. From the beginning, even in Judaism, divination has been banned, and so it is today. And yet Christ’s own birth was...

The Miracle Closet

Matthew P. Schmidt My Blog Books About FAQs Blog The Miracle Closet There is a certain argument I’ve seen skeptics on the internet use over and over again when confronted with the supernatural, though it’s rarely laid out explicitly. It goes like this:...