Words of Support

My son, who is eight, has been changing in interesting ways lately. He's beginning to see the world outside of himself. He's learning that other people have a range of desires just like he does, and through that, he's been doing a bit of peeking into my world, learning a little about what makes me … Continue reading Words of Support

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Holidays, holidays... and for the first time in my professional life, I'm off for the sake of it being a holiday. No more being deployed or working nights or being on shift or what have you. Gotta say, it's nice. So to you and yours, may you have a pleasant and relaxing end to the … Continue reading Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Far to the North (Chp 17)

Snow flurries trickle down from a gray sky, the flakes dancing and swerving in the early morning in search of new homes. Some join enclaves of powder clinging to the branches of bushy pines. Others settle onto a vast expanse of white, forest floor. A select few find their way onto a sled covered with … Continue reading Far to the North (Chp 17)