Barbara Falconer Newhall

Author, Essayist

Veteran newspaper journalist Barbara Falconer Newhall writes essays that hope to find humor, if not meaning, in what life throws her way. She's the author of "Wrestling with God: Stories of Doubt and Faith." Published by Patheos Press, "Wrestling with God" follows Barbara's pilgrimage through the religions of the world in search of a way to believe in God -- or something -- in our globalized, often skeptical, world. Now that she's a brand-new grandmother, Barbara is turning her attention -- and her wry sense of humor -- to reporting on the view from the second half of life. Find her at