Stephen Carter


Stephen Carter's work has been cited as notable writing in The Best American Spiritual Writing 2006 and honored by the Association for Mormon Letters. He has received the Young Writer Award from Dialogue and several awards in the Eugene England Memorial Essay Contest. Carter is currently the editor of Sunstone magazine.

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What of the Night?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,630. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2010 by Zarahemla Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"By proving contraries, truth is made manifest," said Joseph Smith. A good thing, because Stephen Carter's religious life is full of contradictions. This collection of award-winning personal essays wrestles the "used tin foil, the ratty teddy bears, the rusty bicycle frames, the dog-eared magazines, the empty toilet paper rolls" of Carter's life into stories compelling, candid, and insightful.