At least I tried

  “Well I tried didn’t I, godamnit. At least I did that.” – Jack Nicholson (from One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest)

Flower in grass

The Lonely Flower

To my children: Both of you always asked me to tell you stories as we lay together in your beds before you …


Be An Action Hero

To my children: I want you to become an action hero.   However, I cannot endow upon you special super powers.  No capes, …

Vaughn & Daddy

Locked In A Tower

To my children: I want to lock you away in a tower.   Not one made of brick and Mortar, no spires and …

Integrity photo


To My Children: I have been thinking about integrity lately.  I’m not sure what spurred it on.  Perhaps because integrity is a …