Monkey Bars

Yesterday, I was sitting in my van in the line of cars waiting to pick up kids from school. Because of the parking lot setup, the line typically forms alongside a fence separating the playground from the lot. As I sat there, listening to the radio and enjoying a time when Ben was “tied down” […]

Daddy Saturday

That’s what Boy Genius said today was whenever Bryan asked who wanted to go with him to return something to Best Buy this evening. “I do…’cause it’s a ‘daddy Saturday,’” he said with a grin. You see, this morning Bryan decided to take him for some father-son “quality” time. (We’ve been talking about how we […]

Too Cool For School

I got a call yesterday from the UALR professor who’s in charge of lining up adjunct faculty for the Rhetoric and Writing Department. He and I had talked and exchanged emails/phone messages before the holidays about my possibly teaching a few classes. Looks like I’m going to be teaching two sections (classes) of the Writing […]