“How about he just order Chinese food?” he suggested.

Our Christmas would be defined by my answer.

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The scars life leaves…

I remember it was some time in the middle of the week. A Wednesday or Thursday perhaps, but one of those days where there’d been a day or two of normalcy, and then a day or two of the new reality.

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Closer to Fine

The other day, as I ran errands, the song “Closer to Fine” by the Indigo Girls came on the radio. I of course, sang along, doing the higher harmony part. But my mind wandered back to a time in the early 90’s at my small Catholic college, where one of the campus bands decided, for…

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