Category Archives: Misc

Another Night Another Day

i almost left the house today. I didn’t. But I thought about it. These days without the children on the weekends kill me, and I wonder what else I can do. When I was first single I’d go driving when … Continue reading

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Adventure, Excitement..

In Star Wars, Yoda says a Jedi doesn’t crave excitement, though I would say their profession embodies that. I’m not a Jedi. I crave something to keep going. Once a month, I get to keep one of the children for … Continue reading

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A Quiet Beginning- Meditation

My thoughts come from every side, like enraged bees they sting from every direction. I feel like a lake in the midst of a hurricane, without a moment of tranquility anywhere near the surface. But there’s a secret, the truth … Continue reading

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Close to the Heart

Happy a Valentine’s Day!! Honestky I’ve gone through the day going through the motions. It’s a happy day. The children and I laughed and played but I never took the time to care or actually conceptualists what kind of day … Continue reading

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A Little Fever

Even though I have a nightly routine, no night is routine. We take our time to talk individually about what is on our minds, what challenges we face, and where we can do better, and where we can do worse. … Continue reading

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Something to Write About

Hello Moon, hello stars, hello beautiful. It is hard to write when it's over 106 degrees outside. It's hard to think, it's hard to breathe.  I wake up and my throat hurts from how dry it is. And going swimming, … Continue reading

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Summer Daze

its always hard to leave, because I know I'm going to have to come back. Not like a moth to a flame, but returning to the desert after being away does seem like being pulled into the fire.  We went … Continue reading

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A Little Bit Me

There are days where I wonder why I’m single still. And there are days I know why. I woke in a cold sweat for the fourth time on a morning where I could otherwise sleep in. My genius and thoughtful … Continue reading

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Proud Father

I love being a Father! They say if you do what you love then you do it well. I’ve had a few different jobs. But nothing I have ever done offers me the same satisfaction I get from just being … Continue reading

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Preparing for Back to School

It’s not yet ‘back to school’ time, but it’s getting close and closer. This last year I had done what nearly every parent does. The same thing I had done previous years. Buy a backpack the kids wanted and all … Continue reading

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