Catching Up After Some Time Working on Balance

Balance is crucially important because without it, things topple over. That's as true with Jenga as it is for our lives. I also believe that God, the Universe, the Law of Attraction or whatever belief you subscribe to is heavily-rooted in balance. Unfortunately, for me, in the past, when I'm out of balance, I've evened…

Getting Older: 45 is only halfway to 90, he rationalizes on his birthday

Five days before my 27th birthday, my son was born. He just turned 18 the other day, so today it's my turn to experience my 45th year. One of the great ways to have people ignore your birthday is to have a child's birthday only a couple days earlier. Once my son was born, my…

My Son’s 18th Birthday is Forcing Me to Reflect on Aging

Tomorrow is my son's 18th birthday. That means today is his last day of being a child, which means this is my last day of having kids. My daughter is 21 and bought a house last month. She's not coming home. My son is waiting to hear back from colleges where he's applied. I understand…

Check Out My Interview with One of My Favorite Bloggers

I've been learning Twitter and Instagram for the last few months and while I'm really enjoying those communities, the WordPress family will always be my first online family since entering recovery. The bloggers here are tremendous. There's a lot of recovery support on social media and you should check it out. But, you're reduced to…

Another One of Those Informal Posts to Clear the Head

Over the last two months or so, I've established two kinds of entries on here. There's the good information post and the personal, informal posts. I'm getting record numbers on the informational posts. As I've begun learning through my social media/website/marketing/image/dude, this is a bad idea/promotions manager, I've reached exponentially more people than ever before…