Ricky says “Play more!”

I understand that Ricky Gervais can be a lightning rod for folks, but please, keep in mind that is exactly the reaction that he wants. Love him or hate him you cannot say he isn’t trying to challenge the world. You may not agree with him on many things but he here is a topic […]

Forty Blows.

Forty Blows.

It has been said that “Life begins at forty!” It is in my experience that whatever jerk started that catchphrase was only 2/3rds correct. This is how it should read: “Life begins TO SUCK at forty!” I hate being a 40-year old. There is nothing magical about this new decade. Forty is the number that […]

Faith Fall

Faith Fall

I really shouldn’t be typing. I should be sleeping – or at least trying act like I plan on getting to sleep at some point tonight. I haven’t been getting very many winks lately and it has started to take it’s toll on me. My outward appearance now resembles that of an extra from the […]

Love Now. Love Always.

After a great dea of hand wringing We finally had the talk a few nights ago with our son. NO, NOT THAT TALK! I don’t do that particular talk unless I’m cornered like a wild fanged woodland animal. Perhaps I’m a bit old fashioned, but I prefer to leave the teaching of those particular life […]