Day 234: Average Ordinary Everyday Superhero: a Valentine’s Day Challenge For All

I became an organ donor a few weeks after my 18th birthday when I went to the DMV and got my first date ID. Even before that at around the age of 12 I informed my parents that if I were to die unexpectedly while still a minor I wanted them to donate my organs... Continue Reading →


Day 220: Good Intentions

  Well you know what they say about good intentions. They also say better late than never so I'm going to go with that one. In my defense, if I only need one, we have been preparing to drive Little Man in the local Christmas parade. The idea is more than a little intimidating because... Continue Reading →

Day 129: My Valentine’s Day

 Valentine's Day is upon us. My life isn't exactly where I'd like to be yet but it's getting closer to it every day that passes. If the days sometime seem to crawl by slower than a zombie's shuffle I can deal with that. Any progress, no matter how slow is better than the stalemate my... Continue Reading →

Day 116 : It’s a new day

Well guys 2012 is here. A blank slate to do with what I want. 2011 was the year of unexpected things happening to me, mostly pleasant, some not so much. Today marks the start of the year that I make things happen. The biggest lesson the past year has taught me? Life is short and... Continue Reading →

not the blog yo might expect

You might think this will be a cheerful holiday post  I wish that were the case, I really do. I believe I have used up all the cheer I had in the past few weeks.  The holidays, especially New Year's, remind me how alone I am. I know that my family cares, but sometimes it... Continue Reading →

so this is Christmas…

Tomorrow should be interesting.  It is the first time in my whole life that we will not have a Christmas tree of any sort, or at least I think so unless someone decides to raid a tree lot while I am asleep for a Charlie Brown tree.  Believe me my folks are just crazy enough... Continue Reading →

Winter Song

Inspired by track 73 on my Project Playlist account. Christmas is fast approaching and even though it looks like it won't be near as desolate as I once  feared one fact remains, I will most probably spend Christmas alone. This is not to say that I won't see my family, I will. As thankful as... Continue Reading →

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