All Dressed Up

It turns out there are days when I should just not be allowed out in public.

Reflecting Reunion

This past Saturday my High School class had it’s 20th Reunion. It was the first one I’ve been able to go to, and was feeling a bit antsy about it. 20 years is a long time and, while Facebook has kept me “in the loop” for a good number of my LMH friends, it’s always…

Making Connections

In college I remember a conversation I had with a good friend (alas, Chuckles, where are you?) shortly before graduation.  For some reason a group of us were talking about our first encounters with people we had become friends with and “Chuck” (her name was Charla, long story) said, “Oh man, I thought you were…

On the eve of travelling

My conference trip “unofficially” began this afternoon when my wife and kids dropped me off at my friend Frank’s house so I could stay her over-night (Frank offered because he knows that getting up at 4 AM and having your wife drive both you and your two school-age Children to either the airport or a…