God of Our Fathers

I won’t be too long today as I’m sure if you are a father there are a number of services you will be receiving today including breakfast in bed. If you’re not a father, I’m hoping that you are facilitating one of many of those services starting with breakfast in bed. My son usually spends…

The Day My Son Died

It was a pretty routine school morning. There were no indications that this morning would be his last. I woke him up, gave him a quick bath and ensured that he brushed his teeth. I helped him get dressed as usual as I set out his shoes, socks, undershirt and school uniform. I made him…

The Upside Down

Next week school will be closed for the summer. From August through May has been a constant grind with very few breaks for us. I must admit that academically I would describe myself as an overzealous parent… The very loud parent we observe at sporting events….🗣the parent that’s always trying to whisper in the coaches ear…