In God's Name: A Short Story
by Donna Anastasi
Akiane is a real-life child prodigy born to tolerant, accepting atheists who allowed and encourage her paintings of heavenly visions. Hana Williams was a beautiful child, one of a quiverfull of children who was “trained up” by conservative Christian parents. She later died at their hands.
“in gods name” imagines what might happen if a child like Akiane was raised in a household like Hana’s.