It's been a while since I last posted. Select baseball is in full swing and our family just returned from a week long vacation in southern California last night. There hasn't been much time to write, and honestly, while I do enjoy the finished product, the act of writing can be a struggle at times. … Continue reading IHTFS


Spoon Man

NEW POST: Hard one to write today...took a trip down memory lane and revisited grief and loss that I haven't felt for a long time.


Unless you live in California or Florida, you'd probably in the midst of the February doldrums right now: My face hurts when I step outside, gray is the dominant color, and while the official first day of spring is "only" 37 days away, that might as well be an eternity from now. Anyway, I digress. … Continue reading Good.


Thursday, 1/4/18: Sometime after 9pm. I'm standing out on the back deck in shorts and a t-shirt. It's clear, save for a few wispy clouds. They hover like apparitions around the pallid moon above. I've only been outside for a free minutes, but start to shiver. I place my left hand on the gnarled deck … Continue reading Tracks