Happy Together

Today, we celebrate our 18th anniversary.  That’s an entire childhood’s worth of marital bliss.  If our marriage was a child, it would now be graduating from high school and preparing to enter college.  It could vote.  It could hold a driver’s license.  In some states, our marriage could legally drink, and in a perplexing train … [Read more…]

Ka-BOOM! (A Third of July Story)

Once upon a time, there were two families that were really good friends.  They did lots of things together.  But one of their favorite things to do was to go watch the fireworks on the Fourth of July. Except that the fireworks weren’t on the Fourth of July.  They were on the third of July.  … [Read more…]