Tag: Family

Silence on the Hill

December 16, 2013
Silence on the Hill

I pulled the black ski mask down over my face to fight off the biting cold. When I heard the …Read the Rest

Stinky Fish

June 17, 2013
Stinky Fish

I leaned over the side of the boat. Again. I fail to understand why anyone thinks this is getting back …Read the Rest

Front and Center

June 10, 2013
Front and Center

 

Grandpa Socks

June 3, 2013
Grandpa Socks

I felt the hot sand under my feet and wondered why it didn’t seem to bother the little ones. Here …Read the Rest

The Sound of Taps

May 27, 2013
The Sound of Taps

I carried a big stone as I walked toward the curb. Using it to hold down a corner of the …Read the Rest

The Most Important Thing

Sometimes we miss the most important thing. On Mother’s Day, we honor mothers – whether adoptive or biological – but …Read the Rest

Weekend of Rest

May 6, 2013
Weekend of Rest

I’ve been working in Wyoming for a few months now. Seven months a full 365 miles from my home in …Read the Rest

Go With the Flow

April 22, 2013
Go With the Flow

“Please ask your boss if you can have the time off, Grandpa.” “Aiden, it’s not just the time off, honey. …Read the Rest

Falling in Love Again

April 15, 2013
Falling in Love Again

It seems like yesterday that I met you. Holding you in my arms was the ultimate adrenaline rush. It still …Read the Rest

Playing Cards With Grandma

“Why are you moving the King, Grandma?” “That’s how you play Solitaire. Watch what happens when I move it.” “Wow! …Read the Rest

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