Going Home After The Terrible, Horrible, no Good, Very Bad Day


            It was as the children’s book by Judith Viorst says, “A Terrible, Horrible, no Good, Very Bad Day.” My correctional unit which typically only restrained a child… Continue reading

Left Behind: The End Is Just The Beginning


With the bounce of a cheetah, I jumped out of bed and was out the door. Much to my despair, the rest of my family was not behind me. With my heart pounding,… Continue reading

The Depressing Reality of Kids’ Sports


Having spent most of my high school and college years coaching or being a Little League umpire, I have witnessed the power of freshly cut, chalk-stained grass to transform soccer moms and carpool… Continue reading