The Yellowjacket in Me

“Let yourself be silently drawn by the strange pull of what you really love. It will not lead you astray.”  … More

Up, Up, and Away

“In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.” ― Albert Camus My … More

Thank You For Your Time

“Time is the most valuable thing that a man can spend.” – Diogenes I finally got around to refinancing the … More


Approaching the first day of spring, I think about how we are entering a new season in so many ways. … More

Birthday Wishes

When you are young, birthdays are milestones. Becoming a toddler. Finally in school. Teenager. Sweet Sixteen. Voting age. Drinking age. … More


It’s February, my birthday month. This will be the last year of my thirties, which somehow managed to be one … More

A New Year

Happy New Year, everyone! Another year came to a close, another winter break over. The kids and I didn’t do … More