Monthly Archives: April 2011

Castles Made Of Sand :: When Parenting Meets Life-Planning…

We just got back from a spontaneous two-day trip to the beach. It was a desperately needed break from our other responsibilities to focus on our too often neglected, yet critically important, relationships within our own family. One of my … Continue reading

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The Crushing Weight Of Expectations

So, it’s Thursday and I’m just now getting to the blog post, which usually happens on Wednesday. I sincerely apologize to all of you who, I’m sure, were sitting at your computer all day, constantly refreshing the page in anticipation … Continue reading

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The Empty Office Next Door (or maybe, Friends Are Friends Forever…kind of)

The office is empty. The desk is vacant. There is a line of dust on the bookshelf that reveals the place where books once rested. And my friend is gone… Off to the next leg of his journey, with his … Continue reading

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Brake Light Awareness :: Urgency vs. Importance

About two weeks ago a friend told me that the brake lights were out on my Ford Explorer. I still haven’t replaced them.  I did actually buy the new bulbs though. I can prove it. They are sitting inside the … Continue reading

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