Archive for January, 2011
Friday, January 28, 2011
As daughters grow, it's common for the distance between fathers and daughters also to grow.
Friday, January 21, 2011
Recently, some political commentators have called for a return to more civil discourse. And it's a valid concern; there's a need for civility in many areas of our culture — more courtesy and respect in our actions and our speech.
Friday, January 7, 2011
At the start of a new year, as some are making new resolutions (or at least thinking about making changes), here's a suggestion from author Bob Barnes that should be helpful for all dads who have kids in any level of school: Look at the New Year as a kind of "halftime."
Monday, January 3, 2011
On September 8, 1998, my twelve-year-old son, Anthony, suffered a severe brain injury due to a lack of oxygen during resuscitation from cardiac arrest. Wolf Parkinson White Syndrome, a rare and undetected condition, had caused Anthony's heart to stop. A lack of oxygen to his brain during resuscitation left him in a coma for many long and anxious months.