Dear Joshua, It’s hard being the second son, isn’t it? All the clichés regarding less photos, videos, and huge first-moments are true. When we watched our home videos together and suffered through over an hour of Mom and Dad getting exciting about Jake repeating the features of his face, I realized we were a […]

February 13, 2019

An Ode to My Second Son…

Ah, just beginning to write this blog post I’m a bit nervous of the fall-out. But freedom of press and expression and all that is important. And this isn’t about judgment on what’s good and what’s bad, who hates fifty and who loves it, etc, etc. I’m a writer of romance. When my book The […]

February 14, 2015

Fifty Shades in Fifty Ways: My Opinion

My second son was born on February 13th and was an early Valentine’s Day gift. He came amidst one of the biggest blizzards and ice storms of the year. He came amidst some of the worst labor pains I can still remember—don’t listen to women who say they don’t remember the pain! From 2 to […]

February 12, 2015

The Best Valentine’s Day Gift Ever…