Category Archives: Memories

I of I


Infinite Infinities, and sugary sweet memories. Continue reading

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Santa Left a Forwarding Address


Wherein the Grinch’s heart grows three sizes. Continue reading

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Dinner and movie


The dinner party turned out well. We had much fun, lots of good food, good company, and good laughs.

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Today is Barbara’s birthday


It doesn’t matter that she is no longer here. December 12th will be her birthday as long as I draw breath. Ancient Egyptians believed that as long as your name was remembered, you would live on eternally. Every day, but … Continue reading

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Six months ago, or “A Reason, A Season, A Lifetime?”


June 8. Six months ago. And I am still here, and slowly getting better. I wonder still if I will ever be better. Or is grief, like life, a journey with only one way out? Will I grieve the rest … Continue reading

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Transgender Day of Remembrance


Last night, I attended the Houston Transgender Day of Remembrance ceremony on the campus of the University of Houston. I had the good fortune of being in the right place at the right time, and ended up attending with Vanity … Continue reading

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Four months ago


In a few hours, it will be four months since Barbara died from complications of lupus. In that time, I have found a way to continue day-to-day.

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Uno


Last night, after dinner, Kris and I played Uno with the girls. Rebeccah wasn’t feeling well, so she didn’t join in. Uno is a great game for adults to play with kids. Anyone can win, because there is a significant … Continue reading

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The Origin of Love


If you haven’t seen “Hedwig and the Angry Inch” yet, drop everything and get it now. Don’t wait until it’s convenient. B and her kids introduced me to the film. It was an incredibly powerful film, but it’s not for … Continue reading

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Isn’t it “Ironic”?


Yes, it’s a little hard to believe, but that series of songs led me to “Ironic” by Alanis Morissette. Yep, I needed to go there tonight. … And life has a funny way of helping you out when You think … Continue reading

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