(NOTE: I first published this two years ago today. I think what it’s saying is something we all need to be reminded of.) Someone, sometime, somewhere told you that you didn’t matter. Someone, sometime, somewhere told you that you weren’t good enough. Actually, worse than that. They told you that you would never be good enough.… Read More


We’ve had a bit of an emergency situation at my house this week. One of our box fans has stopped working.… Read More


Dear Life, I have not written to you in quite some time. In fact, I do not remember the last time I actually made a request to you in writing. I know I have talked to you plenty, both in my head and even out loud. Consider this a more official form of communication, a… Read More


Before I say anything else, I’d like to apologize to everyone who attempts to read this blog regularly for all the problems the website has had lately.… Read More


To Whom It May Concern: You may have noticed I was not present at your last gathering. Or it is possible you did not notice. I tend to be a not-very-noticeable person a majority of the time. Nevertheless, you hosted a gathering, and I did not attend. I would like to attempt to explain why.… Read More


The high temperature today where I live is supposed to be near 60 degrees. By Saturday, we have a chance of snow in the forecast. Let me just say that again: Sixty degrees today, snow by Saturday. Welcome to the wonderful world of schizophrenic Kentucky weather. With the forecast here being what it is, there… Read More