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The Birthday Party, part 4


In spite of being separated for over 2.5 years, being divorced all summer, and the on-spot observation that both my ex-wife and I are better human beings when not in each other’s presence, my daughter wanted to have dinner with both of us. 302 more words

Things From My Personal Life That You Probably Don't--and Shouldn't--give A Shit About.


We drove in the rain last night
followed skies lit by distant lightning strikes miles away.
We were sprayed by rain raised from the lanes of giant trucks… 45 more words


The difference a year makes.

This time last year I was in a bad place, a place so dark I was sure I wouldn’t live to tell the tale. I remember being sat in a good friends garden , with some other wonderful friends. 503 more words

About 9/21/14

Today is the 264th day of 2014.

History: In 1780, Benedict Arnold gave the British plans to West Point, making him infamous as a traitor. In 1937, J. 59 more words


September 21, 2014

Look who’s turning six years old on Sunday, September 21st. 27 more words

Look Who's 6

My First Korean Birthday: 3 years older, 1 year wiser (maybe)

September 18th, 2014 was the official one-month mark for me being in Korea! More importantly, though, it was my birthday!

That morning my fellow teachers surprised me with a delicious birthday cake from Paris Baguette (basically the go-to place for all baked goods in Korea). 410 more words


I want cake I want a break I want cake. 214 more words