A Memory of a Father

Recently a friend of mine, someone I've known most of my 42 years on this Earth, called late one night and told me his father had unexpectedly died. I hadn't seen his father in years, and the last few times were merely in passing, but the news floored me. Honestly, it hit harder than it … Continue reading A Memory of a Father


Don’t be one of “They,” unless I need you to be.

Recently my son went through a bout of Hand, Foot, and Mouth disease, a nasty bit of business if you've never had the pleasure of you or yours having it, and one of the things I've noticed recently is that the influx of things that They have to say has more or less dried up, … Continue reading Don’t be one of “They,” unless I need you to be.