Red Curtain Spoken Word

I’ve been meaning to record and upload my spoken word for awhile now and I finally stopped being lazy and did so. Below are just some of the pieces I’ve written and performed over the years. “The words of the mouth are deep waters, but the fountain of wisdom is a rushing stream.” – Proverbs … Continue reading

Toddler naps with his 2-month-old puppy every day

Could be the cutest thing ever. Earlier this month, blogger Jessica Shyba and her family adopted an adorable 7-week-old mutt. They named him Theo. On his third day as part of their family, Theo joined Jessica and her toddler son Beau for afternoon snuggle time. Beau fell asleep and then so did Theo… he next day, … Continue reading

Marriage Isn’t for You

Having been married only a year and a half, I’ve recently come to the conclusion that marriage isn’t for me. Now before you start making assumptions, keep reading. I met my wife in high school when we were 15 years old. We were friends for 10 years until… until we decided no longer wanted to … Continue reading

The Making of Lee Boyd Malvo, the D.C. Sniper.

Even as a resident of Chicago I remember being afraid to leave my home after learning about the D.C. Sniper.  I was not yet old enough to drive but I feared for any family member stopping at a gas station.  I, and frankly most everyone I knew, was shocked to discover the two men were … Continue reading