The Kids Will Not Be All Right

"I feel like I've changed." My life during the pandemic has been so packed to the gills that I do my best not to become enraged by the...

I’m the worst artist

I really am. I don’t mean artist as in a person who draws things. I mean artist as in person who creates art. Periodically, I think about...

Trying to be Superman

I wrote this a few years ago, when our oldest son was only a few years old and when he was our only son, not our oldest. It's all still...

Discovering Hip Hop at 40

Having kids leads to some strange changes in your life. Like listening to hip hop. I was born in the mid-70s, so suggesting that I’m a...

About “I Pray Hardest…”

After the attack on Pearl Harbor, eighteen-year-old Robert Stuart had a decision to make: keep working at the steel mill in Warren,...