Monthly Archives: October 2013

Introduction of To Soften the Blow

I have decided to begin blogging the chapters to To Soften the Blow. Here, it begins… Even though I did not hear the gun go off that night, everything I’ve done since has been to soften its blow. Introduction On the evening of January 20, 1967, my father shot my mother with a twelve-gauge shotgun … Continued

New School Year…

It’s Friday afternonn and I’ve just completed my fifth week of a new school year. It has been a lovely start. Still in August, I was worried I might not be able to get myself geared up and ready, but I did several things to get myself in a better frame of mind. First, I … Continued