The view at Mt. Saint Helens, a good place to reflect. Especially since we just found ourselves there for no real reason. — For the weekly photo challenge.
Have you ever had a set of pope plates? I have, I just put my name on the dotted line. My first apartment after leaving the Marine Corps and transitioning […]
Three photos from my wife’s birthday for the weekly photo challenge, click them for a description and larger photo.
Everyone has regrets, my wife spent a whole month dedicated to the subject with weekly guest posts on her blog. With all the letters to a younger self, I had […]
Ladies and Gentleman, it’s the final countdown. Valentines day is slowly approaching and my wife is reminding me with [not so] subtle hints like, ‘Oh breakfast in bed! How romantic!’ […]
Sometimes the most incredible things happen in the most ordinary of circumstances, that is how I would describe the events that lead up to this photo. Nothing that morning foreshadowed […]
“You know what you did.” That was all the information I had to go off of in the sudden turn of events that had just occurred. Tensions were building, I […]
The view from our hotel room from our window for the weekly photo challenge.
‘You know what you did, don’t touch me.’ That was the only answer my wife would give me. 4:00 in the morning and she won’t explain to me what I […]
Marriage is hard, anyone who tells you otherwise is trying to sell you something. Being a newly wed my wife and I thought we would share some tips to help […]
New Years, the day we look back at the year before and make meaningful, if not very deliberate ‘resolutions’ to change things about ourselves that we are unhappy with. We […]
I loved her and all the promises of a future she offered. I loved her even the night she died, in my arms. I wasn’t looking for her, but when […]
Sometimes I live in my head as the world passes me by, well before I catch up to what is going on around me. Sometimes I forget which reality is […]
Holidays always brought mixed emotions for me. Imagine being overweight, abused, and basically kept from the outside world. But a few times a year the curtain would rise and the […]
Her brown eyes glisten In the bright, warm summer sun She is beautiful
She was already beet red from embarrassment. ‘Don’t look; I don’t want you to see.’ A sort of confusion came about; I didn’t understand how it could be that bad. […]
Home was always a fuzzy concept for me, with all the moves I have made in my life I never really had a ‘home’ in the traditional sense. The family […]
A monster, a faceless monster. The people around him do not notice, he is invisible to the world around him. Average build, average height, average, he is average. That is all you […]
It was a great birthday, my friends and their parents both surprised me with a trip. It would be a birthday to remember and one of the only I cared […]
Leftovers for breakfast [with coffee for the wife], got to start our mornings off right! Kind of fitting since my last post was on food.
Mom, You would be so proud of me; I’ve finally found the woman for me. I’ve searched for you, so hard and for so long. I felt like if I […]
A quick honeymoon photo of some jellyfish for the weekly photo challenge
‘We should turn around.’ I said ‘Yeah that might be a good idea’ The rain was suddenly in our faces and I realized now why my back was so wet. […]
Dedicated to my loving wife, who is having some issues. But only for the moment…
I didn’t mean to kill her. That was the first thought racing through my head, over and over. As if thinking it one more time would undo what had just […]