On the Wearing of Wedding Rings {Living with a Spouse in Chronic Pain}

I spent this past weekend away, four days of sharing space and words and breath with some of the best and most kindred friends I've ever had the delight of knowing....more

A Story of Eight Years: Every Day, I Mentally Delete My Blog

I will tell you a secret. I think about deleting my blog pretty much every day....more

Weekend with Uncle Buck

My brother and his girlfriend arrived on Friday. My brother's name is Brandon. His family nickname is Bubs ....more

Do You Have a Gun?

The hardest question I have had to ask another parent is “do you have a gun?” And if the answer is yes, the requisite follow-up questions: how do you store the gun?...more

She Doesn't Look Pregnant?


Opt-ions Five

Still talking about the blogosphere and social media. Image: Ali T via Flickr A long time ago (well, long in blogosphere terms), there was a movement called naked blogging....more

813th Issue of the LFCA

Welcome to today's edition of Connections Abound. The point of Lost and Found is to level the support playing field. When LFCA works correctly, the newest blogger with the smallest readership can receive the same level of support as the oldest blogger with the largest readership ....more

Still Vacationing

So we are still on vacation. And it's awesome....more

Opt-ions Four

We’re at the turning point in our discussion on the blogosphere and social media. Image: Ali T via Flickr There used to be a guy who worked at Politics and Prose — my favourite bookstore — who knew my reading habits so well that he could recommend or dismiss with frightening accuracy....more

Evil Grass

No, this isn’t another marijuana post. Do you know what a grass awn is? Grass awn is another name for The Devil ....more