Monthly Archives: September 2016

Still Family

I was at my grandson’s seventh grade football game when the call came. Amidst the noisy fans, my son’s voice sounded unexpectedly sober and lower than usual. “Wanted to let you know […]

By |2016-09-25T22:39:43-05:00September 25th, 2016|Family|1 Comment

College and Class

It’s three weeks into the semester at the mostly commuter university where I teach part-time. I see one of my most enthusiastic students struggling to keep his eyes open. Finally, he lays his head down on his desk. “You okay, Sam?” […]

By |2016-09-10T23:59:40-05:00September 10th, 2016|School|2 Comments