I had to sing solo in the 5th grade Christmas play. I played the role of Father Time. I wore a stick-on beard and an oversize, fuzzy, white bathrobe with pockets. Has anyone ever used the pockets in a bathrobe? I don't remember if it belonged to my mom or dad but I remember the first time the drama teacher had me come up to the microphone to practice the song while my classmates looked on.
Skip a few chapters here…
I'm now a husband, a father of two boys, I live in Seattle, and I make my living as a web developer. I'm trying to make space for those missing chapters here on this website, as well as for some opinion pieces, creative writing, and the occasional medley. I'd be delighted if you would read along and provide feedback when you feel like it.
The background image is a photo of a trumpet vine in my garden.