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Archive: June 2021

A TRIBUTE TO THE FINEST DAD I EVER MET

Posted on June 15th, 2021

This is from my book, Daddies: An Endangered Species.  It was published back in 1996 and dedicated to my father.  Dad passed away in 2013.  As we approach Father’s Day, 2021, these words I wrote a quarter century ago remain a tribute to him and to all wonderful fathers. 

"HOW YA DOING?" WHY THAT QUESTION TURNED GREETING WILL SAVE CIVILITY

Posted on June 7th, 2021

In these increasingly uncivil times, let's preserve civility by greeting one another, and even strangers, by asking, "How ya doing?" and quickly adding, "Bless your heart!"