Personal Journey

To The Woman I Rear-Ended Today,

The answer to your question, "What the hell is wrong with [me]?" is that I'm flawed, human.  Thankfully that obvious and inescapable fact no longer plagues me as it once did.  It used to be such a burden, trying to appear just so, to wear the masks of got-it-togetherness, brilliance, wit, savvy.  I never felt… Continue reading To The Woman I Rear-Ended Today,

Personal Journey

We didn’t like that anyway.

"We didn't like that couch anyway," my son said with the glazed look of a soldier recently returned from a violent front.  In our family that sentence is code.  It means:  The dog just ate x. I was in bed reading.  I didn't believe him at first.  Mostly because my son is joking  90% of… Continue reading We didn’t like that anyway.