Category Archives: Blog

Let’s Talk About Getting By

It’s late in the evening now, the weight of the day still squarely on your chest. And everything you did that day is running through your head. What you weren’t able to do. What you were, you didn’t do right. … Continue reading

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Shining Light on a Dark Time

I didn’t really notice it until today, but I have been fairly silent recently in the online realm – and area that I usually love to both explore, and post. What I didn’t really realize what was going on is … Continue reading

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Why Not Be Happy

I have only been around for thirty-one years. In reality, it hasn’t been that long, and I get that. A flash in the pan, a peanut on the farm, a spec on the beach – whatever vastly cliche metaphor you … Continue reading

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Things I Want My Kids to Know From Their Dad

I sit now, late in the evening, eyes heavy after a long night of changing diapers, filling bottles, and calming cries – followed by a long day of work, plus a little more work. My back is sore, my head … Continue reading

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NEW BOOK – Out Now!

Hey, everyone! You read that right, my new book is out NOW! Only a year after my first publication. This was something that I knew immediately I wanted to write, and I am really happy with how it came out. … Continue reading

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I Miss 2004

The tile was always cold, the basement always quiet – excluding the occasional chirp from a message from one of my friends, or the typing on the analog keyboard that broke the silence of the midnight air. I still remember … Continue reading

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We All Need A Break

I don’t like Winter – I really, really don’t like Winter. But I will admit that there are some nice things about it. I guess you can’t have cons if you don’t have some pros. One thing I do love … Continue reading

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A New Trick on an Old Photo

I think one of the best things about having SO many photos in your bank is that you can go back to photos you took years ago, learn something new, and apply it to them like I have done here. … Continue reading

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Essential Thoughts From A Non-Essential

Over the last year, I have been way more introspective than I have ever been in my life – thinking about, questioning, and sometimes even regretting every decision I have ever made, and every accomplishment. I have mentally been in … Continue reading

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Being A Dad Is Weird

Being a dad is weird. For my entire life, I really thought about what fatherhood would be like. I guess I was really just thinking about my own life, my own growth, and my own path in this world. I … Continue reading

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