Food Site

I was hanging out with my friend Jesse the other week and he was talking about starting a food blog.  There are so many food blogs.  But his sounded pretty interesting – he has a small apartment kitchen and was only going to use a small amount of pots and pans.  Minimalist cooking.  Well, he […]


Zachary was upset with me today as I made him finish his dinner.  His cruelty?  “I’ll huff and puff and blow your house in!”  And that’s when the thought struck me – I haven’t told him the 3 Little Pigs.  I don’t really care that someone else has, but which version was he told?  I […]


I am running again.  It’s an activity I did from 7th to 11th grade, opting out of Track my senior year in lieu of a play.  Was it the right decision?  I don’t know, and it doesn’t matter.  But I am running now – following the popular Couch 2 5K program and it is going […]

The Tooth

Here is a short story.  It is pretty terrible. Jon’s tooth hurt.  It ached.  The ten year old could feel it, felt others could see a bright red painful light shining from it.  And so his mother had brought him amongst the Highlights magazines and wire toys to wait for the dentist.  There were fish […]