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Walking Amongst Giants

Posted by on June 30th, 2016, under NOTEBOOK

Our childhoods are littered with moments when we felt small and everything else felt so big. The movies we watched. The stories we read. The people we met. The relativity of size, distance and depth was always on display, being a little kid person, and it seems many of us have forgotten what it means […]

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My Kid Just Said… #41

Posted by on March 19th, 2014, under "MY KID JUST SAID..."

“I was dreaming of crushing.” -Finn (2013, 4 years old)   Earthquake damage in our house. The earthquake had just hit on Monday morning and I was on the other side of our house. I ran to my son’s room in about two strides. He was fine, and Avara made it to the room too. […]

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Oh, The Places We Go

Posted by on January 9th, 2013, under NOTEBOOK

I’m not sure about this whole adulthood thing anymore. The events of the past month and a half have me a little uneasy regarding the state of affairs on this ball of water and rock. Life’s simplicities, once clear and vibrant, are now confused and complex. I wanted to write about Connecticut when it happened. […]

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“People Like Us” – A Ghost Story

Posted by on June 29th, 2012, under EXTERNAL USE ONLY

Dreamworks Pictures asked me to come watch their movie, “People Like Us” and interview their director, week before last. I’d seen the previews but wasn’t very excited about it. But I was VERY surprised at what I saw. So, I wrote a review of the movie for The Good Men Project today. And I have […]

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Dreams Are Boring To Everyone But Yourself

Posted by on December 19th, 2011, under NOTEBOOK

After the little one is silent, when the caffeine has worn off, sleep finally shows up fashionably late to the party. Sometimes it brings dreams along with it, and when it’s feeling particularly rowdy, it’ll invite along a nightmare. I had a terrible one last night. I won’t bore you with the full details, because […]

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