November 21, 2014
Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family…in another city.
The holidays are racing toward us now, and with them comes those sober adventure/survival trips mistakenly called “visiting family.” Make no mistake, these... READ MORE
November 18, 2014
December 1994. The tires screeched, spinning out on slick wet asphalt as we raced around the corner in the getaway car. Mary and Joseph were securely in our possession in the back of our speeding SUV with the hatch still open.
Mission accomplished…... READ MORE
November 12, 2014
Yet hints come to me from the realm unknown;
Airs drift across the twilight border land,
…whispers to my heart are blown
That fill me with a joy I cannot speak
—George MacDonald, Diary of an Old Soul
I’ll come right out and say it—I have a love-... READ MORE
November 04, 2014
It’s hard for me to let you go.
I look at you and I see the young man that you are. I do. I really do. I see you but I don’t see you. I have to keep reminding myself that you are not 14 years old. Or 6 or 2 or 12. I look at you and I can... READ MORE