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Single Parent Dating Tips for Dads

Starting to date again when you have become a single dad can be daunting. The prospect of starting another relationship and juggling it with family life can be difficult to think about. 22 more words

The Promise

I haven’t written for a while now. Last week I received some dreadful news, I don’t even think dreadful covers it and tbh it showns how fragile and shitty life can be. 800 more words


I wrote this list, which I found folded up in a catch-all box, on the back of a menu in June, 2013.  It’s banal and, today, it quiets the informed heat generated by reading painful news articles.   190 more words

Life In General

Two Inches

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Two Inches

Nothing gets my hackles up like unnecessary cleaning.

By that I mean . . . my cleaning and watching the other people in my household sitting on their duffs eating snacks that get crumbs on the newly vacuumed floor and then asking me if they can turn up the TV because…you know…that vacuum is loud, Dad! 605 more words

Daily Diatribe

Sometimes I'm Afraid People Won't Like Me

Cool. Brave. Inspirational.

These are a few of the words I often hear being used by others to describe me. And I’m very grateful. Growing up desperately lonely, frequently yearning for social contact, it’s nice to know that people like me. 1,383 more words

Homeschooling is hard, and that's okay!

Last week, I talked about how to simplify things if you were feeling overwhelmed. The tips may have helped you, or maybe not. Maybe you just have a general feeling that this is hard. 1,117 more words


Quit ovary acting

Yesterday was one of those days that I had a million things to do and not enough time to do them in. One of those days where work, usually enjoyable, became shackles around my legs imprisoning me for hours that I could have used elsewhere. 199 more words

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