Author’s Note: To those of you looking for information regarding the discontinued NBC soap opera, you will be dismayed. Furthermore, this post will not deal with’s first five definitions for the word “passion,” three of which deal with “sexual […]


Fourteen Days

In fourteen days, I will be married. So unbelievable. It wasn’t that long ago that I thought marriage was for all those “grown-ups” who were done being young and having fun but wanted to raise kids. Alas, here we are.  […]


Ten Steps for Resolving Couple Conflict

So, let me explain… truly, don’t read too much into this.  Basically, I had this laying around my house, wanted to keep it but wanted to throw the piece of paper away, and don’t have a scanner.  Thus, I’m posting […]


Pride is a Killer

So, this has been a bit of a tough week for me… for so many reasons.  It’s also been a great week, for some of the same reasons, frankly.  All details aside, let’s just say I’ve had a couple significant […]



Unbelievable… not that I ever actually thought I may not graduate, but I still can hardly believe that this day is here now.  High school graduation was one thing, but college graduation was always the lofty, far-off goal to which […]


And now back to our regularly-scheduled program…

Whoa, it’s been a year – more than a year! Regular posting will resume very soon. Several very important things have transpired since my last post, and they bear mentioning – but not for a few more days. Check back […]


Keep On Shinin’

So I’ve decided life is hard. Okay, I suppose this is no huge revelation to most people. But seriously. I’ve attempted to help a couple friends deal with some stuff this weekend, and I dealt with some personally too, and […]