OPEN HOUSE SEASON

Dear Open Readers, Both boys had their open house on the same evening. I dropped Gabriel off at his school. Lucas and I boogied to his school. Lucas was eager to show me around his classroom and all the incredible work he’s done. We went station to station. I saw his...

THE EXTRAORDINARY IS HERE AND NOW

Dear Special Readers, Are you aware of the extraordinary moments in the ordinary days? Really there are no ordinary days. They are all special when our heart is open to receive love. I appreciate the extraordinary moments. They include that big hug from my younger son...

GAINING GAMING WISDOM

Dear Gaming Readers, All right, you may not consider yourself a gamer. My favorite games as a child included Ms. Pac-Man, Centipede, and Galaga. But our world is changing. Our culture is changing, especially the gaming world. We live in a world where technology is...

SAFEGUARDING SICKNESS

Dear Safeguarding Readers, Safeguarding involves protecting yourself from harm or damage with appropriate measures. How do you protect yourself from harm or damage? What measures do you put in place? Sickness fell on my family. Pierre and Gabriel got an upper...

PICK A PICTURE PLEASE

Dear Picture Lovers, How do you pick pictures of yourself? Are you drawn to your smile, the energy, the light? Do you like the way your hair looks? How about your outfit? Do you hold your head up so you don’t have that double chin? Does the angle make you look trim or...

NEW ORLEANS FLAIR

Dear New Orleans Lovers, The following is an excerpt from Life Storms: Hurricane Katrina. Life Storms: Hurricane Katrina is a love story to myself and others: untold stories, impetuous growth, gripping challenges, lessons learned, realized miracles, and the immense...