I have a friend who recently started an uncomfortable conversation with me. He has been married for two years and I asked him how things were going. He and his wife live in Florida and don’t have kids yet and lead a great life. They travel and are quite adventurous. Whether your husband or boyfriend [...]
When my six year old minivan can keep pace with our nation’s only “bullet train,” you know there’s a problem!
There is brooding: “Looks like I’m going nowhere.” There is hubris: “This station is now the ultimate power in the universe.” There is fear: “… and that would lead them back … home.” There is loss: “There is nothing you could have done, Luke.” And, of course, there is a new hope: “I will come [...]
I am turning 40 years old in November and I need to lose the massive tire wrapped around my torso. It’s something I need to do for my health and my well-being. Me and my fat are done. I’ve had enough and our relationship has to end.
Every so often those of us getting older think back to the time when we could run a little faster, jump a little higher and keep up with the guys. Ah, the glory days. The days when you could play ball all day in the sun and still have the energy to shower up and grab beers until 2 AM with the boys. A few pounds and gray hairs later and the next thing you know one workout or game of softball makes you pay for days on end.