Category Archives: letters

I carry your name, everywhere I go.

“Deep down inside my soul, I couldn’t grasp the air in my lungs. My eyes wondered and focused on “Grandfather has passed.” A line from my daughters blog entry: I carry your name, everywhere I go. Advertisements

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She whispered, as if God was talking to me.

Originally posted on HER NAME IS BAKER.:
Just getting off work, and still in uniform.. I decided to stop by Best Buy to see if my gift order was ready for pick up. As I was standing in line, I…

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You are always with me Dad…

Today is the 2nd anniversary of my father’s death. Even though he’s been gone two years I can still hear his voice, his smell and can feel he is somehow with me. There are still times when something is going … Continue reading

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Black Rice

Back in late 1980’s, a time when I was much older and much less wise. I would make sure to visit my grandfather as often as I could.  At the time, he lived in a large three story house in … Continue reading

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Some Reason Especially Tonight

When I was a small boy not more then 5, I laid curled up in my daddy’s lap as he sat in a green chair in the living room of my grandparents’, my mother’s parents’, in San Francisco. We had … Continue reading

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Miss You: Merry Christmas Babygirl

Of all the holidays of the year Christmas is one that is the hardest for an American Solider. It’s the one day you are unable to shake that feeling of being alone, a day that makes you question why you … Continue reading

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Keep your email and texting, I’ll keep my pen

I’m so tired of the Millenniums trying to convince me how much better email, texting and electronic media in specific eBooks are than what I grew up with. These of course are the people who have lost touch with human … Continue reading

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