My Life

On Veterans Day

veterans day

Veterans day is always somber for me. There’s a connection between veterans that is difficult to explain or express. Starting from the very first day we all arrived at boot camp, no matter the branch, to the day we bid goodbye as we reached our EOAS, we all lived, breathed, ate, trained, and, in some […]

That’s Just The Way It Is

the way it is

You know what Mom used to say.. “If you don’t have anything nice to say, don’t say anything at all.” Well, honestly, that’s the reason for the silence here at HT. You see, lately, I’ve been all sorts of pissed off… I mean, seriously pissed. To top that all off, I’ve had some major challenges […]

Choices, Tough Decisions, And Mistakes…


As parents, we do our best to make the right choices for our children. Sometimes these choices are hard and involve a tremendous amount of sacrifice. Sometimes those choices work out. Sometimes they don’t. …and sometimes it’s all you can do to keep the world from imploding. Related articles Prepare children to be capable adults […]

A Short Theological Update


Every so often, I like to take some time to reflect on where I am theologically.  For those of you who know some or all of my story, my theological growth can be summed up in two words… “hot mess”. Being a new year in a new state with a new job and a new […]