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Stealing Time

When it comes to stealing time, I am a regular Jesse James. With two kids and all the responsibilities involved...

The Allergy

I’m not allergic to much. But what I am allergic to can kill me. And I’m not talking about my...

My New Skin

Snakes aren’t the only animals who shed their skin. And adapting to your environment is not a skill limited to...

Got A Life

Teaching high school boys keeps me feeling young, usually because the casual and passing conversations of students are my window...

By Hand

This is the first post I’ve written by hand since a thunderstorm took out our power last year—a tree limb...

Memorial

My grandfather Bud was a member of the Fourth Marine Division that made four tours in the Pacific during World...

Cured of the cure

I tend to take a good thing too far. I have plenty of evidence to prove it. Alcohol was one...

Not I

I’m no Copernicus, but give me a few minutes and I will convince you exactly what the world revolves around....

Serenity Now

If I had a nickel for every time the serenity prayer saved my ass, I could buy a pizza from...

Mothers Day After

Mother’s Day means brunches, fresh flowers, and customized greetings from William Shatner prepped for mass delivery. But what happens the...

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