Tag: death

January 7, 2014 / family

Recently passed the anniversary of my father’s death. And like I’ve seen several people do in the last few days, I was tempted to post…

January 29, 2010 / family

Dad

My father died on January 5. It’s a horrible thing to contemplate. It’s a macabre thing to discuss with the doctors. And it is without…

January 9, 2010 / family

Dad

David “Chunky” Calder June 1, 1940–January 5, 2010

October 26, 2009 / family

My uncle is dying. He’s a good man. I’ve often said he’s the white sheep of the family. But I don’t really have much I…

January 26, 2007 / health
November 29, 2006 / family

I no longer have a ten foot long hole in my wall. So I got that going for me. (Plumbing that doesn’t leak: Good. Cat…

September 4, 2005 / rant

I am… …really disturbed. There’s a bad series of events rising. The news of the past week has been depressing enough. But reading the paper…