A Dad’s Perspective on the Mommy Wars

A Dad’s Perspective on the Mommy Wars

I’ll never forget the moment I found out I was going to be a dad.  On the morning of July 4, 2011, my wife came out of the bedroom of our apartment holding the positive pregnancy test.  We were scared, excited, and caught up in the emotions of the moment. In the...
My City’s Wound

My City’s Wound

This was originally written in 2013, coinciding with the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy’s assassination. I’ve lived in the Dallas area nearly my entire life. I have plenty of friends who can call any place home. They’ll move across the country and, for...
Santa’s Here Already?

Santa’s Here Already?

Saturday mornings are sacred for me and Caleb. After sleeping in, the two of us will typically head to the mall together. The Shops at Willowbend is our favorite. It was built to cater to the uber-wealthy but that class of people dwindled considerably by the time it...