#2 Un-Average Joe  (Cayman Brac, July 2015)

My mother and father on Fire Island
prior to their marriage.

We live overseas and have for decades.  My son, who is 13, has never lived in the United States.  Expats are fond of saying that we’re all running from something.

We’d been on vacation for three weeks when Qatar CONTINUE >

#3 Hell and Heaven

My mother and I dressed alike.

I’ve spent a considerable amount of time thinking about hell. Hell is the place God is not. I cannot conceive a world without hope or light and saturated in despair. But often I cannot abide my own company. I writhe in shame. In CONTINUE >