Month – April 2014

Special Places

farm pond

There are a few special places in our lives that will always be a large part of us, no matter how far from them we stray.  We all have one or two places that put a shadow of a smile on our face when we look back on them.  I’m not talking about vacation spots.  […]

Quality Time

dad and jay

On September 11th, 2010, nine years to the day from the tragic, cowardly attacks on our country, I found myself boarding a crowded bus that would take me from my home in Muskegon, Michigan to my National Guard company’s mobilization station at Fort McCoy, Wisconsin.  I had boarded busses similar to that run-down Bluebird many […]