Category Archives: parenting


Change has come, though not exactly the way I expected. Rather than change this blog, I decided to set up a different website to promote my middle grade novel, Sticks & Stones. The book doesn’t have a publisher yet, but … Continue reading

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Father’s Day

Thirty-five years ago, I observed my first father-less Father’s Day. Just a few weeks earlier, on the day after I returned home from my junior year of college, my dad passed away. That morning, I’d heard him and my brothers … Continue reading

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The Cost of Freedom

In the last decade since September 11th, we’ve waged war in two different countries. Our nation has lost many of its young men and women to death, not to mention the cost in physical and mental health terms. When my … Continue reading

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Mother Was Right!

Remember that line your mom always said that you vowed never to repeat to your children? “Eat your vegetables. There are starving children in the world who would love to have them.” “Shut the door! We’re not cooling (or heating) … Continue reading

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