Tag Archives: Parenting

More Than Money

I read this post on Facebook about the Law of Attraction. Checked out the free videos, too. For a fee, I would be given a secret prosperity prayer and an amazing attraction amulet. I pressed the “Thank you, no” icon, … Continue reading

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Sometimes The Opinions Expressed Ought Not Be Expressed

I drive 16 miles to pick up Joey and take him to school. I do this every school day. Sometimes, I’m runnin’ late but I make sure get him there by 8am. And since, on most days, I’m the guy … Continue reading

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Real Time

Man, I’ve been missin’ my IPhone. I had to turn it off when I was unable to pay my Sprint bill. Then, I lost it. My phone. I lost my phone. Then, I gave a Virgin clerk $40 And she … Continue reading

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The How, Why and What of Things

I don’t know how things happen. I don’t know how I came to have a grandson without having any children. I don’t know how I came to play piano without having a single lesson. And the songs, the poems, the … Continue reading

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So Help Me God

  I’m sittin’ in my car stealin’ McDonald’s wifi. My girl sent me a message. She says she loves me. I don’t know why this is so hard for me to believe but I deal with it by tellin’ myself, … Continue reading

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First Time For Everything.

October 1st, 1977: I had been on a Continental Trailways Bus for almost three days. I was in bad shape. I had the shakes, I was hearin’ and seein’ things. All through the long night before, the wheels on the … Continue reading

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To Be Continued

I am sitting in McDonald’s lettin’ my computer charge. I have an hour till I’m to be at my next show. I’m out of the bloggin’ habit. I don’t know what to write. That’s a lie. I know what to … Continue reading

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