Artful dispatches from the places where we find ourselves
Sam describes himself as a friendly, multicultural Christian. He enjoys spending time with his wife, Shelbi, and their three children, and he has a variety of hobbies, including drawing, carving, making native-style jewelry and leatherwork, playing guitar, writing, and reading. A big fan of J.R.R. Tolkien and The Lord of the Rings series, Gesch appreciates Tolkien’s unique sense of detail, linguistic abilities, and his basic understanding of the working of good and evil in the world.