Shredded by the Gnar

Imagine for a moment taking your family to the beach. You gather all the supplies you’ll need, towels, beach clothing, clothes to change into afterward, chairs, anything you take to a day at the beach. You’re pressed to leave because you have to get to the beach in time for an expensive class that teaches […]

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Third and 5

You don’t never know until your time comes, y’know? When your time comes and you got all them grandkids, and you got kids like that, man…. just like you doin’ now, take up time with ’em. Because you won’t get this opportunity again. —Mr. Shorty Kai has shown his dad a generous spirit this summer, […]

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Killing the Babysitter

Today, as part of Daddy Camp, I taught my youngest, Kai, the joys of second breakfast and skateboarding to the movie theater (to be fair it was probably just a reinforcement of the joys of second breakfast). Later we tossed the ball, picked up his brother from baseball camp, and drove home, where I cooked […]

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