The Old Man, The Kid, & Me

The Old Man, The Kid, & Me

When I originally wrote this, ( back in 2008 or 2009 judging by the order it appeared in my files ) I’d never tried my hand at writing fiction. I know this because I prefaced it with, “I’ve never tried my hand at writing fiction until now…” My notes also indicate that this was weighing…

Well, We Tried

Well, We Tried

“Well, we tried.” As the dog and I returned from an abbreviated New Year’s Eve walk, ( for reasons I’ll get to in a minute ) that’s what I found myself thinking this evening. A couple strands of the Christmas lights on our porch burned out a couple weeks ago and frankly, I didn’t give…

All There In Pictures

I originally wrote this a little more than ten years ago. The older I get, the more I see the wheel of time turning. I don’t necessarily like it, but there’s no fighting it. A while back I took on the task of collecting and archiving old family photos. Partly I wanted to do it…