Hi, I’m Saul Marquez.

I’m A Writer Based In Utah Focusing On Digital Journalism.

Recently Published Stories

Follow my writing at Bookstacked and The Daily Universe.

November 20, 2017 in The Daily Universe

Utah’s homeless depend on camping

“You’re welcome to take me to jail,” Beesley recalled telling the officer. “I’d love a warm place to stay and a free meal. I’ve got nothing to lose.”
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October 18, 2017 in The Daily Universe

Millennial Mormons Abandon Political Labels In The Age Of Trump

For millennials in Utah, it’s long been undesirable to call yourself a Democrat. Now, it’s increasingly taboo to identify as a Republican as well.
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January 14, 2017 in Bookstacked

Netflix’s ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events’, Season One Review

For those of us who spent so long trying to solve the mysteries woven through Snicket’s brilliant tale, this is the missing piece that we’ve been waiting for.
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December 10, 2017

Summer 2017: Exploring Seattle

Seattle is perfect.
November 21, 2017

First Look: Alexis & Tyler

It was a real treat to be able to film Alexis's "first look" video for her wedding.
November 20, 2017

A look inside Provo Canyon’s homeless camps

Some of Utah’s homeless men and women have made Provo Canyon and other local canyons their home in recent years.
November 8, 2016

Learning Liberty (Photo Essay)

A photo essay focusing on the voters of the 2016 U.S. presidential elections.
November 8, 2016

L’apprentissage de la liberté

View the photo essay that this quote inspired here.
January 3, 2014

In 2013, I read 31 books.

I'm going to do better with keeping this thing updated. I promise. Even if the blog posts are short and simple (like this one!) So in 2013, I read 31…
May 7, 2013


Hey, after two years, the blog is back and it's shiny and newish again. 🙂 Be sure to check out: The Bookshelf - Thoughts and reviews of some books I've…
May 7, 2013

The Fault In Our Stars by John Green

I have read several books since returning home from my mission--particularly books that were released during my time in the mission field.  One of those books was suggested by a…
February 1, 2011

I’m Leaving.

I've been putting this post off for sometime now--partially because I haven't known exactly how to say it, I guess. But it's time to let the few people who actually…