What? Me? Competitive?

A couple of years ago, my brother asked David and me to join his co-ed indoor soccer team. I knew he was really asking David, but I was part of the co-ed package. “Yes,” I said without thinking. Growing up in Spain, this was David’s sport of choice and he played in a men’s league. …

We’re getting dangerously close..

“I got asked to the prom,” Kelly said. “Oh, that’s fantastic,” I said, not really meaning it. Let me explain. I am excited Kelly has a date to her senior with a really nice guy who I’m sure she’s going to have a blast with. But… Time is moving too fast. You see that, right? …

Ambush Interview: Going off to college

You’ve heard my feelings, my whining, my lamenting about Molly, my oldest, going off to college three years ago. So wrecked was I about her growing up and out of the house that I wrote a memoir about it. Molly’s leaving fanned my abandonement issues. Okay, fanned in an understatement. It was a roaring fire. …