This was the first thing I had heard my 15 year old say to me in the last several months that didn’t include the words, “need a ride,” “money,” or “more money.”
“My buddies and I were talking.” His buddies being the ones who come over nearly every weekend with their XBoxes in […]
About a week before we left for Seoul, I bought Brett a journal to capture his moments and reflections on the trip. It’s sitting right next to me – still in the shrink wrap. He even had an assignment for school to document his trip. Nope.
But then I began to realize that not everyone […]
This column first appeared in The Platte County Landmark on December 9, 2015.
Today’s column is a tale of sadness and woe. It is a tale of aching and suffering. It is a tale of sorrow, and angst, and immeasurable pain. Dear reader, today’s column is a tale about a thirteen year old boy forced to […]