Hi everyone. A couple of weeks ago, Barb started feeling tired. This was more than the usual busy professor / wife / mom kind of tired. She was struggl…
20 years ago, I woke up and went to PT. I ran down Ardennes from York Theater to Smoke Bomb Hill and back. The same thing I did every day. After PT I w…
Greetings, and happy Labor Day weekend everyone. How are things in your world? If they are anything like mine, it has been chaotic, but with some momen…
This week has been something. The start of the school year. The chaos in Afghanistan. The ongoing pandemic. The increasing evidence of the climate cris…
Today is the first day of the new school year for Lizzie and Justin. And I feel a little like Vincent Vega at Mia Wallace's house: I am dazed and confu…
The family and I spent the first week or so of August at the beach. We continued our vacation at home. All in, the last couple of weeks have been full …
Because of the earth's rotation, there are permanent east-west winds that blow around the earth. These winds carry storms and sea currents. They are co…
I cooked yesterday. I cook most days. It is one of the things about being a stay-at-home dad that I like. But yesterday was especially meaningful becau…
I have been thinking about mistakes this week. I spent 12 years on active duty in the Army. 8 of those 12 years were spent on Airborne status. I would …
I want to thank everyone who reached out. All the messages, texts, emails and calls of support after my last post were so deeply appreciated. Words fai…
Pride, 2021
Photo by Raphaël Biscaldi on Unsplash Yesterday was the summer solstice, and today is the first official day of summer. Growing up (and well into adult…