Home, Once We Were

I’m back. I always come back. We spent the last month buying a new, larger home, and moving. Hooray. That will be the only excitement you’ll get from me. I revisited the writing I did when we bought our prior house, a decade ago, as first-time homeowners. I was young, excited, and chipper as fuck … More Home, Once We Were

Look Out Literary World: A Time Line of Being a Writer

So I wrote this, not to brag — because there’s nothing to brag about. But to perhaps inspire or encourage someone to keep hustling, keep writing, keep doing. This is my timeline. There are many like it, but this one is mine. 1980. Born. This is where I’m supposed to say something generic about how … More Look Out Literary World: A Time Line of Being a Writer

I Went to a Toy Collector Show. Here is the Play by Play.

This weekend, I went to a huge indoor toy collector show at the state fairgrounds. My relationship to collecting has changed greatly over the last few years. As long time readers will remember, this blog used to heavily feature collecting and my thoughts on the acquired objects. What changed? Only everything. We had two kids. … More I Went to a Toy Collector Show. Here is the Play by Play.