A Guy’s Take on “What Your Husband Isn’t Telling You”

Mutual understanding and communication are the best way to strengthen a marriage. But what’s a wife to do if her husband won’t talk? It is no big secret that most men have difficulty understanding and expressing their feelings. It’s also no surprise that this frustrates women, who tend to be very good at getting in [Read More…]

Jailhouse Religion

I spend quite a few days in prison every year. No, I’m not on a work-release program. I go into prisons because I choose to. Back in the mid nineties, I was invited to do a chalk-art presentation at the Wynne Unit in Huntsville, Texas. To be honest, I wasn’t too keen on the idea. [Read More…]

Book Giveaway: Terror by Night

Last week, ABC TV launched a new true crime series titled Final Witness with the story of the Caffey family murders. The program was very well done, but there’s only so much of the story that they could fit into an hour-long program. The full story is told in the book, Terror by Night, which [Read More…]

Book Giveaway: The Power of a Man

You Haven’t “Lived” as a Man Until… You’ve been slapped in public by a beautiful woman. You’ve raced an expensive European sports car. You’ve been in grave danger and made it out alive. You’ve used your “power” as a man to help others for no other reason than you can and it was the right [Read More…]

Loving Your Kids Can Be Messy

I knew parenting could get messy. But I had no idea how messy. Hey, I’m a modern dad. I’ve changed my share of dirty diapers. I’ve been thrown up on. But I wasn’t prepared to deal with two gigantic catfish in my bathtub. In the spring of 2002, I suffered a severe back injury that [Read More…]

The Day I Killed Myself

As grown men we should never underestimate the power of our past to dictate the kind of men we are today. I recently started taking acting classes to improve my speaking and stage presence. Little did I know that an exercise in class would lead me to uncover some startling emotional epiphanies as illustrated by [Read More…]