We’ve all heard of method acting, where actors live and breathe the characters they play for the duration of filming, even when the lights and cameras are off. But what about method writing? Does such a thing exist? Allow me to answer that with a story. A story about johnnycakes. Mormon Johnnycakes, to be exact. For those who do not know what a Mormon Johnnycake is, it’s basically dense, sugarless cornbread. And not the fluffy kind either, more flatbread-esque. Quick trivia: this particular variety received the name “Mormon” because many Mormons traveling west in the nineteenth-century would partake of johnnycakes on the trail, as long asRead More →