My father died when I was a freshman in high school. Apart from the grief my family and I still bear from time to time, the things that he said … Continue reading Expect the Worse & The Worst You Shall Receive
I’ve been thinking for a while now about contrasts: the way things that appear similar but are strikingly different and do very different things. That may be a strange thing … Continue reading Contrast
I don’t want perfect kids – or even perfect parties. I want kids of character. Character comes from the ways we handle imperfection in ourselves and in others.
Changing Amid all the seasonal hoopla there is a small, but growing, theme that is emerging. It, like all the other seasonal appeals, happens every year. Turn on a radio … Continue reading Changing