Author Bryan M. Powell

Stretching Your Imagination mixing fact with fiction


Thinking Seriously

What is Christian Fiction?

So often, when people ask me what I write and I answer “Christian fiction,” I get a blank stare. Many readers simply don’t understand what makes a novel Christian equating it rather to Military Intelligence and other oxymorons. But in... Continue Reading →


  Not long ago, I was in a meeting that impacted me greatly. It wasn’t meant to be religious. As a matter of fact, at times it could be rather sacrilegious. But this time was different. Several in the group... Continue Reading →

Christianity – The True Religion of Peace

Christianity, The True Religion of PEACE! At this time of the year when we celebrate the birth of Christianity, it might be a good idea to step back and look at its origins in light of the word, “Peace.” At... Continue Reading →

Salt vs. Salt-less

Is it my imagination, or does salt taste less salty? The other day, my wife and I were eating dinner and we kept asking one another to, “please pass the salt.” The question suddenly sprang out, “Why can’t I get... Continue Reading →

Light Pollution

The term is an oxymoron. Light is pure. It contains no chemicals, no additives, no animal bi-products. It does, however, contain all the colors of the spectrum, both seen and unseen by the human eye. When used correctly, it illuminates, it... Continue Reading →

Two Axioms

Two Axioms

There are two axioms by which Mr. Grady Gillis lived. “Find people smarter than you to do the things you don’t want to do.” and “Help others reach their goals and you’ll reach yours.” I learned that as I wrote... Continue Reading →

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