Bear with me, Reader-land, as you are subjected to the inane ramblings of a dying man. First of all, the best birthday present I’ve ever received. Continue reading “Best Birthday Ever”
Behold my vice, Reader-land! I watch too much YouTube! Instead of devoting my free time to prayer, I watch YouTube. But the Spirit works in many ways. This time by a recommended video that reminds me of my youth with Dad. Continue reading “Raising men, not soyboys.”
You ever have those days, work isn’t going well, the kids are stealing donuts, you’ve got boogers in your nose making it hard to breathe, your legs are in agony, and there’s no racing to distract you? Just me? Continue reading “Grief, and Encounter”
But then something terrible happened. Here’s my weekend update. Continue reading “Well, I was live blogging”
Well, Reader-land, after consultation with a professional hostage negotiator, aka someone who knows things, we finally told three of our kids the news about what the outcome of ALS is for me.
Continue reading “A lot of sadness, a lot of humor”
In many ways, this is much harder for me to write, in that I am not a woman and can never fully understand. It’s easy to have tough love from father to son. But as a father, I want to protect my daughters like a lion protects the pride. Continue reading “What do I say to my daughters?”
I know, Balthasar starts with beauty, but I wanted to talk about a very gory, underrated movie that hits the truth without knowing it. Continue reading “Truth in the movies”