Have Your Cake and Eat it, Too

I’ve been a parent exactly one-third of my life. Continue reading

Edge of Seventeen

I’m proud of him, as a student, a musician, and increasingly, as an active citizen. Continue reading

When April Has Showered Sweetly With His Rains

Then I remembered being a teenager and I wasn’t so surprised any more. Continue reading

We Are Headed South: College Tours, Installment #2

It was strange to think we were walking down paths she’d probably walked countless times. Continue reading

We Are Headed North: College Tours, Installment #1

It was like getting a fleeting glimpse of our little boy before we spent two days imagining our young man. Continue reading

Ease on Down the Road

It was also possibly the most moving political rally I have ever attended. Continue reading

Why We Sing

I’m wondering if the chorus director has been feeling a little depressed and needed some uplifting. Continue reading