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  • 3 Years Later

    Up until 3 years ago, October 20th meant one thing and one thing only to me. October 20 is the day my paternal great-grandfather was born, and even though he died in December 1986, I still think of him, especially… Read More ›

  • Bagged

    Immediately after work, I headed to the grocery store.  Off I went, with my grocery list and coupons in hand, to complete this routine task on a perfectly ordinary day.  As I made my way through the aisles, the items… Read More ›

  • Trust the Process

    Let it go. Allow things to unfold. Just be patient. Trust the process. I have heard these wise words, and variations of them, countless times over the years. Most of the time, these words have received a less than enthusiastic… Read More ›

  • Fare Thee Well

    One of the perks of being an adult is the opportunity to reconnect with childhood friends.  Taking a trip down memory lane together, while also getting to know each other as adult versions of our childhood selves, can forge a… Read More ›

  • Those People

    A little over three years ago, I left my job at a local day shelter for men who are homeless for another position. That was the first time I left a job, not because I did not like it, because… Read More ›

  • Blockhead

    I usually have something to say, and I would like to think that, whether spoken or written, I can get my point across rather well.  Lately, though, that thought has been challenged.  While I still have a lot to say,… Read More ›