All sons with mothers who are little more than a memory get a little nostalgic on Mother’s Day, especially knowing Father’s Day is around the corner but Dad isn’t.
Friday, May 14, 2021
Friday, May 07, 2021
How dry is it?
Friday, April 30, 2021
Semantics are of little use to a blind man.
Friday, April 23, 2021
Barb, my wife and Baker/DA (Domestic Administrator), often finds me writing in the middle of night.
Friday, April 16, 2021
A year ago, I was lamenting at how long my hair was getting, the weight I was gaining and the uncomfortable situations I was experiencing with being home 24/7 with the Baker/DA.
Friday, April 09, 2021
Writing is a profession where a guy shouldn’t have to live in fear of losing life or limb.
Friday, April 02, 2021
There’s no going back, but the start of high school spring sports seems like a do-over in North Dakota.
Who’s getting what from the Easter Bunny this year?
Friday, March 26, 2021
It looks like my sand volleyball days are over.
Friday, March 19, 2021
The trouble started when I lost my billfold.
Friday, March 12, 2021
Raquel and me.
Friday, March 05, 2021
Hillsboro-Central Valley wrapped up its regular season Feb. 26 earning the No. 2 seed in the Region 2 tournament that kicks off Monday in Grand Forks.
Presidents Day was observed again this year without much fanfare, I’m guessing.
Tonight I get to set an extra seat at the table to celebrate you.
Friday, February 26, 2021
Where do you go to get away from it all?
Friday, February 19, 2021
“Some people call me the space cowboy, some call me the gangster of love.”
Friday, February 12, 2021
It’s Valentine’s Day on Sunday; love is in the air. I can feel it.
It’s sometimes difficult for journalists to be part of their communities.
Friday, January 29, 2021
It was two years ago when I fell into a unisex restroom, surprising an already irate woman who came barging out the door swinging her purse and screaming: “PERVERT!”
Friday, January 22, 2021
It was a year ago when I had the run-in with that mother and her Wild Bunch kids in the eye clinic.
Friday, January 15, 2021
Driving Miss Daisy is nothing like Driving with Mrs. Nelson.
Friday, January 08, 2021
An acquaintance is telling friends on Facebook that he recently found some unmarked general election presidential ballots.
Thursday, December 31, 2020
Living and working with one eye in the last year and not being able to see jack out of the other eye has left my perspective on life and the world skewed, quite possibly jaded.
Thursday, December 24, 2020