Browsing All Posts published on »August, 2010«

bullet holes and poverty

August 2, 2010

7

Ever lived in and among poverty? Ever experienced the noise of poverty daily? Ever buckled under the back breaking exhaustion of poverty? Ever felt the never ending grind of poverty? Ever fought the downward spiral as life comes apart at the seams and you fall uncontrollably to the ground? Ever hit so hard that you […]

raising kids alone

August 2, 2010

8

I’ve had the fortune, the pearl of great price, to have three kids AND raise them as their father . . . be a father to them. I raised my oldest son (he’s 24 now) alone when he was still in diapers. That was in the days when putting folding changing tables for babies in […]