True Love at the Movies

There are many movies that claim to be romantic comedies – and that’s just what they are – romantic jokes. So on this Valentine’s Day, I want to pay tribute to those few movies that actually speak about true love. Never mind the endless list of movies where the couple met yesterday and are forcedContinue reading “True Love at the Movies”

She’s Not a James, But…

I’ve been married for five years, and I just fell in love again. You’re probably aware that Sarabeth and I have been in the process of becoming foster-to-adopt parents. We’ve been longing for a child all these years. Well, we finally got a call last week for a little girl born a month-and-a-half early. SoContinue reading “She’s Not a James, But…”

My Grouchy Morning

It’s our tradition to have the news on in the mornings while eating breakfast. Sometimes I must not get enough sleep, or I’m just a grouch. This morning was especially bad, as I made one sarcastic comment after another about the world news and the people that are screwing everything up. Sarabeth doesn’t appreciate theseContinue reading “My Grouchy Morning”

Today is the Day

Good morning. Today is an unusual day; a day you don’t get very often. Today you get to start over. Today is the day that starts with many of your Yes’s being No’s and many of your No’s being Yes’s. Today is the day you begin breaking habits, and creating new ones. Don’t underestimate theContinue reading “Today is the Day”

The Silver Coins – A Parable

Once there lived a father and a son. The father loved his son very much as did the son love his father. One day the father said to his son, “You’re old enough now to perform a chore for me. I want you to take this silver coin, travel across the country and deliver itContinue reading “The Silver Coins – A Parable”

The Invisible Studio Audience

Wives/girlfriends – Do you feel like arguments with your significant other too often come to an abrupt hault because he slaps you with some lame punchline and follows it up with a smirk? Want to know why he’s smirking? Because he’s mentally bowing down to the Studio Audience who is whooping and hollering and cracking upContinue reading “The Invisible Studio Audience”