Reinventing Christmas

Re-Post from an earlier blog:

When I first was separated from my ex-wife, Arlene, my three kids were all under 10 years old. When Christmas came around that year I knew it was going to be hard — maybe not so much for the kids, but for me (selfish).

Born With An Expiration Date

What are you thinking about?”

For reasons that baffle me to this very day I said, “I’m going to die on August 8th”.

Phil looked at me, nodded his head in agreement and said, “Okay then,” and went about with his hosting duties.