Monthly Archives: December 2013

Everybody eats when they come to my house

“I’ve fixed your favorite dishes Hopin’ this good food fills ya Work my hands to the bone in the kitchen alone You better eat if it kills ya.” Every December for the past ten years, we have had a little dinner party called Red Christmas.  It’s called Red Christmas because the main menu items are […]

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Papa

My Dad passed away last Wednesday after a six-week battle with Legionnaire’s Disease.  After such a long road, it still came as a shock and was deeply saddening.  Still, Mom and Amy and I were witness to so many tangible blessings, the greatest of which was being able to be with him in his final moments.  His […]

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