Posts Tagged ‘growing up’

Protected: Household Changes

02/11/2011  |  Enter your password to view comments.

Big news: Kristen got a job! She started this past Monday, so, well, this week has been very different. That's in... more

Protected: “So, What Happened?”

10/28/2010  |  Enter your password to view comments.

This blog was founded on relationship drama, mine. I was in a relationship with a girl that wasn't working, but... more

Protected: Breath of fire

03/19/2009  |  Enter your password to view comments.

I had a really intense dream a few weeks back about a tsunami - a series of dreams, really, all... more

Protected: letter to a friend

12/26/2008  |  Enter your password to view comments.

Do you remember: once, we were driving in your car, not sure where we were going, perhaps home from writing class, we spent a lot of time in your car then, but I remember precisely where we were, on the freeway under the Convention Center on I-5, and I think we were coming from an event somewhere, downtown maybe. We were talking about our friends, and living our own truths, and you said you can often see the downfalls and shortcomings of those around you. So I asked you what you thought mine was. "Power," you said. "You don't know your own power, your own strength."more

My Father’s Son

12/03/2008  |  25 Comments

Dad, were you wondering how I got here? How I went from that tree-climbing skinned-knee ragamuffin girl to this prettyboy? ... I never was your tomboy daughter, never got in fights with the boys in the neighborhood, never stood up to the bullies of my younger sisters. I was the artistic one, moody, on my own. Studying my peers as we metamorphosed into our adult bodies.more