Happy Birthday, Dad!

Happy Birthday, Dad…   I love my dad.  And today he turns 55.  I’ve always admired him, but as I’ve gotten older, I’ve appreciated him in deeper ways.  Surely he’s gained wisdom in the past 30 years, but I think my appreciation is due in many ways to seeing his wisdom with greater clarity as … More Happy Birthday, Dad!

Refining through Writing

I remember sitting in Mrs. Yuninger’s AP English class during my senior year in high school and glancing around the room for hints to quiz questions. Answers often littered the walls on fancy content-themed posters only teachers appreciated…and astute students looking for a little help. One poster stood out for me despite its lack of … More Refining through Writing