Monthly Archives: March 2012

I regret being 16

The title of this post is misleading in a way because, though I really did a lot of stupid things in my youth, it is indisputable that I had way too much fun doing it. Which is why I regret … Continue reading

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Dad’s earthly journey comes to an end

This past weekend we made the trip to my sisters house in Pocatello, Idaho to spend time with our father in the waning moments of his life. His doctor’s informed us on Thursday that his kidney’s had shut down and … Continue reading

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Rough weekend reminders of this precious life

So many things have happened this weekend that I have had little time to step back and evaluate or even attempt to make sense of what has transpired. But there are a few things that have popped into my head … Continue reading

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What’s wrong? You decide

“What’s wrong?” Truthfully it’s the kind of question that hardly deserves an answer because in our world, shouldn’t the question really be, “What’s right?” When you view the world in black and white with very little gray in the middle … Continue reading

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The dismantling of history one building at a time

I was not present that day, July 1 1962. I did not have the privilege of watching a flag being hoisted that same day to proclaim a country’s independence from foreign rule. There must have been fanfare, music and a … Continue reading

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Forgive me I have sinned

I have been absent – Missing In Action. I have neglected my blog and for good reason – I just needed a break. Those words sound sacrilegious to a guy who thinks about writing in a religious and in a … Continue reading

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I’m no Jason Bourne but….

I was sitting at a basketball game the other night. I have a habit of scanning my environment the moment I walk into a room. Maybe I’m a freak. Maybe I’m still trying to hone my ninja skills. Maybe I’m … Continue reading

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