The Footprints of Fatherhood

A monument says, “At least I got this far”.  A footprint says “I got this far and then I moved on.” (William Faulkner).  It says “I’ve been here. I know this place. I’ve had the experience. I can give you directions and guidance as you follow and then one day make your own. We need … Continue reading The Footprints of Fatherhood

The Terms of Our Relationship

Terms lay out the boundaries and expectations of two people who are trying to relate with one another.  We see terms in legal documents, in employment contracts, in the iPad warranty I just purchased, and even in marriage vows.  Terms are the agreements we settle on that define the relationship we are in.  They lay … Continue reading The Terms of Our Relationship