My Greatest Work

I’ve been watching her lately, really paying close attention. She’s becoming more aware by the minute, it seems. Her perspective is shifting from an entirely “me” focused universe to grasping a world outside herself. Tonight, she felt heavier in my arms. The weight and size of her frame has grown bigger in the past two…

Why I have the Best Dad In the World.

When my life began, my father had been dad to two for over two years. He tenuously clutched a tiny premature newborn between his fingertips and wrist – all the space needed to contain my struggling, sick body – all the while understanding that two little boys, both still in diapers, waited at home. He…