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You've Got A Friend In Me...

I know my father loves me. Without question, I’m his only child, the fruit of his loins, the apple of his eye – and aside from letting me drive his car, there is very little that he wouldn’t do for me. 1,338 more words

Space and Time

Last week, as I was walking from the Glasgow Hydro, Douglas my cousin, and I reflected on our top 5 albums we have ever heard, and we both agreed Urban Hymns by The Verve would have been in it. 310 more words


A survivor, now a dad: Virginia Tech tragedy, 10 years later

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — Kevin Sterne has spent 10 years trying not to let himself be defined by the mass shooting that nearly killed him at Virginia Tech. 895 more words

Campus Life



Hey! Miss you Dad! Of course I miss my father, but I’m also missing my best friend.

I know you’re there, right there, but I haven’t been able to quite place you yet.  276 more words

My journey to the Toastmasters District 58 Table Topics Contest

I can’t believe I won third place at the Toastmasters District 58 Table Topics Contest! I wasn’t supposed to compete at this level, but, by a turn of events, I had the opportunity to represent my club and area in the competition in Greenville, South Carolina Friday, April 21. 564 more words


What Day Is It ?

I found myself wondering this this morning. It’s one of those weeks, like last week, where the week is interrupted by holidays. Last week, it was the last day of school holidays on Monday. 213 more words

Losing My Dad

Saturday, April 2, 2017, 1409

I got “the call” about my Dad from my sister, Michelle.

She asked the doctor to speak directly to me and handed her the phone. 2,388 more words

Parenting Thoughts