family, Jacob, literature, poetry, the interwebs

reading skippyjon jones at bedtime is suddenly not enough

is now up at Literary Mama.In other Jacob news, he decided last night that he wanted to submit a video to the iCarly website. We made several videos and submitted the funniest one; hopefully it will appear on the website and he will think he is famous.Here is one of the outtakes we didn't use:… Continue reading reading skippyjon jones at bedtime is suddenly not enough

friends, history, love

and it won’t matter now, whatever happens to me

Not too long ago, Donna and I were talking about the hows and whys of maintaining relationships and friendships: how do we choose who is most important to us, who shapes us in positive or negative ways? Why do we place such special significance on some relationships, despite obstacles of time, distance, personal differences? And… Continue reading and it won’t matter now, whatever happens to me