| July 2, 2012

Fifteen years ago today was the worst day of my life. I was showering, getting ready to go to work, when my roommate pounded on the bathroom door. Phone call. An emergency. I knew it, even before I took the phone. He was gone. My dad was the best man I’ve ever known, and though […]

I’m a Proud Uncle

| June 8, 2012

My niece, the youngest of my parents’ grandchildren, graduates from high school today. She’s made me very proud as she’s grown from a binky-sucking toddler into a fine young woman. She’ll be heading off to college in the fall, as will all her fellow graduates. And like her cousin Tessa (a year older, attending Pepperdine, […]