Family Life / On Writing / The Social Network

A Few Things I Miss… Thanks, Technology

Ah, the good ol’ days, when we could… slam down the phone receiver, one-upping the fool on the other end of the line, enjoying the power of the action. Hitting ‘end’  offers no satisfaction. wait for film to be developed. Opening the package, rifling through the photos and reliving the moments made sweeter, funnier, real. … Continue reading

Daily Post / Faith & Truth / Poetry

Let the Arrow Pierce the Heart

Valentine’s Day. Who needs it? Hallmark. Florists. Chocolatiers. The cynics among us shun the capital opportunity hiding behind such tokens of ‘love.’ “But I don’t know if all that’s true, cuz you got me, and baby, I got you…”  Love. It’s in the air. What’s so dreadful about celebrating the thrilling attraction, the lofty emotion, … Continue reading