This is my Father’s World

“This is my Father’s world, And to my listening ears All nature sings, and round me rings The music of the spheres. This is my Father’s...

The Last hoorah

Yesterday was my father’s 84th birthday. Today is my parents 62nd wedding anniversary. This is the last celebration of both. They met...

Late to the Party

Having been raised in a military environment, I’ve learned the importance of punctuality. Five minutes early is on time, on time is late,...

The Delaware Easter Bunny

Cherry Blossom 5k in Wilmington, Delaware 9:30am on a Saturday. This was a blah race. Not because anything bad happened but because...

Me and My Long Gray Line

I have a Parlor Trick. “I can name 5 of your classmates.” Anytime I come upon a USMA grad, I start off with this game. Sometimes it goes...

The Day Stardust Died

David Bowie died. The day after, David Sime died. This post is about him. My father has always been a good athlete. As a young kid in...

Shake It Off

About 10 years ago, my super strong, super athletic, super handsome, super smart, super awesome father noticed a tremor. That tremor was...