Mama’s Story

Today my Mama turns 59 years old. In another 22 days, I will turn 40. I was probably 14 years old when I calculated the years between my mother’s birthday and my own. The realization that there were only 19 years between her birthday and my birthday intrigued me. So, being a rather fundamental Baptist… Continue Reading


Another birthday…Another day?

Yesterday was my 35th birthday.  I love birthdays.  Don’t get me wrong, I don’t love the fact that they represent another year of my life has been completed.  But I relish the opportunity that a birthday provides for reflection, remembrance, and review. I decided to take a hike with my 3 year old son, Liam,… Continue Reading