I trace it to my attempt to take a rack of ribs to Pastor Gary, in a poorly veiled attempt to sneak my way into Heaven.
Month: January 2021
A Simple Life
Smartacus and I marveled at how the storm stirred the winter sky…the topo of the clouds...
My pregnant daughter has more hormones than a Korean boy band.
As I always say, love ruins everything it touches. California is proof of that.
The Forever Father
I’ve been making breakfast for the kids for 37 years. Do they appreciate it? No one ever again will need me the way my son Smartacus needs me now. In lockdown, we are each other’s only company. I find myself asking him: “What are we going to watch tonight? Are tacos OK for dinner?” as … Continue reading The Forever Father
I will teach gumbo to Smartacus, as you would an old folk song: first this, then this, then this…
The Pregnant Grandpa
My daughter’s pregnancy has me thinking a lot about babies and re-birth.
RIP, Tommy Lasorda
Tommy Lasorda was baseball's Santa Claus.
Calling All Angels
Always thought the Bible should have a how-to section in the back.
My New Year’s Toast
Oddest thing: 2 days after Christmas, after a good and blustery storm, White Fang and I got trapped in a rainbow.