2022 is proving to be a year of change. I accepted a new position at Shawnee Community College. It was not an easy decision. It brings about seven years of … Continue Reading Thank You, ICM!
Let’s face it. For the most part, 2020 sucked. And while 2021 was somewhat better, it still served its challenges. One thing I found to pass the time in December … Continue Reading The Most Wonderful Time for a Beer
Our youngest child, daughter Brooke, has reached Sweet 16. It’s a bittersweet moment, as most parents know. We want our kids to grow up and venture into adulthood. But it’s … Continue Reading 16 Days to 16
Earlier this week, as I was driving home from work, my phone rang. A photo of one of a friend of mine since before kindergarten popped up. We hadn’t talked … Continue Reading Rest Easy, Brother Reyes
I didn’t realize until looking at my site that I haven’t updated this blog in almost six months. So, I thought what better way to end this unusual year than … Continue Reading Bonding with Beer
Several years ago I had contemplated becoming an ordained minister. I had a couple of friends who had done it online and thought it would be something cool to do. … Continue Reading Introducing ‘Rev Kev’
I have neglected this blog for a long time. My hope was during the quarantine that I would somehow find more time to write and create other content. Fortunately, I’ve … Continue Reading TikTok: My New Obsession
No, this isn’t a post about the ongoing turmoil in Washington, D.C. as I try to shy away from politics. Nor is this a blog about the still-talked about Super … Continue Reading Everyone Wins or Do They?
Without a doubt, 2019 has been one of the best years of my life. I truly hope I am not jinxing myself by saying that as there is still about … Continue Reading 2019: The Year of Change
I have given this blog topic some serious consideration, mostly because I know what I’m about to say will put a spotlight on my boss that she does not seek. … Continue Reading Happy Boss’s Day
Real-life Toy Story After watching Toy Story 4 earlier this week, I was reminded of this blog I had previously written. Flashback to the summer of 1984. There were plenty … Continue Reading The time I thought my Mogwai was alive
Goodbye News, Hello Marketing Most people who know me are probably sick of hearing me talk about it at this point. But I’m finally getting a chance to sit down … Continue Reading My journey through journalism
Let’s Go Blues Most of the people who will read this are from the St. Louis area and are still celebrating the first-ever Stanley Cup victory for the St. Louis … Continue Reading My Blues views
Our Surrogacy Story My wife Lisa and I have been blessed with three (relatively) happy and healthy children. With the exception of a blighted ovum, all of Lisa’s pregnancies have … Continue Reading Oh baby
I Was Voltron I usually post my Go Figure Friday videos on my pro wrestling branded website, My 1-2-3 Cents. But this week’s video is not really wrestling related. I … Continue Reading Go Figure Friday: Becoming Voltron
The Year Ahead I’m writing this, not to solicit more birthday greetings. I’ve received many today and am more than grateful that so many people out there are thinking of … Continue Reading 46 will be better than 45