Family Time Is Hard: A guide to staying sober during the holidays

Family Time Is Hard: A guide to staying sober during the holidays

Next to my place is a market filled with overpriced things like almond milk. And hummus. And Wine. It’s the kind of place you go in a hurry when you run out at the last moment. I shop here almost…

If we keep on like we have, how do we expect a different outcome?

If we keep on like we have, how do we expect a different outcome?

My friend, three days sober, again, after much longer stretches, is back at it.. scrambling for humility and nobility and humanity. I ask him, “What’s the plan now?” “Keep on keeping on” he answers. I wondered aloud “if we keep…

Your car goes where your eyes go

Your car goes where your eyes go

My aunt recently posted a picture of her beloved dog, “Sunshine”, with this adorable and perplexed look on her face.  She asked “I wish I knew what she was thinking?” and I was immediately reminded of Garth Stein‘s book, The…