Dan

Husband. Father. Friend. Writer. Lawyer. Businessman. Gift maker. Poet. Lover of learning. This site is a labor of love, a mid-life crisis come to life. I love words and I love making gifts that I know people love! They please the eyes and touch the heart! (I hope!)

The Silence and the Darkness: September 11, 2001

Written by on September 11, 2014 in Family & Children & Thoughts on Things with 0 Comments

Today I am re-running “The Silence and the Darkness,” a poem about September 11, 2001. The Silence and the Darkness September 11, 2001 Can you hear the silence? There’s a space there in your mind many years old but still brand new— still burning you and touching you though you were far away.   Can […]

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Wimbledon Time!  Tennis Time!

Wimbledon Time! Tennis Time!

“A Blessing for the Tennis Player”   The early Wimbledon rounds are going on right now.  Unfortunately, I haven’t been able to watch any of them yet on TV, but in past years some of the most exciting matches have occurred in the early rounds. And it seems, always, that one or more of the […]

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June 21 is Alzheimer’s Awareness Day

June 21 is Alzheimer’s Awareness Day

Alzheimer’s/Dementia: A New Epidemic?   Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia are affecting more and more families all the time.  Talk to anyone, and they will have a family member with it, or they will know someone with it. It’s terrible to see the toll that this takes on an individual.  It’s terrible to see the toll […]

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Last Post Before Father’s Day!

Last Post Before Father’s Day!

Sunday is Father’s Day.    Happy Father’s Day to All Dads, and to my Dad! Don’t panic!  Here are two downloadable options for you last minute shoppers!  “My Father Can Fix Anything” and “The Perfect Dad” are available for download for 99 cents!  Download, print, and give. Easy. Maybe put it in a frame. It’ll […]

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Father’s Day is Almost Here!

Father’s Day is Almost Here!

Father’s Day! Hurry!  Are you ready?   Well, it’s time to get ready.  These sports items are on sale. But you have to order now!   _____ Click Here for Runner’s Blessing Click Here for A Blessing for the Golfer Click Here for A Blessing for the Tennis Player   Insert dad’s photo in any […]

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Time for Tennis!

Time for Tennis!

  Time for Tennis! A Blessing for the Tennis Player   A timeless game. No clock. Just shots. Great athletes. Maria Sharapova won the Women’s French Open title yesterday in three sets.  Nadal beat Djokovic today after losing the opening set. An incredible match! We may never see players as competitive as Nadal and Djokovic […]

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Weddings!  A Thousand Dreams

Weddings! A Thousand Dreams

A Thousand Dreams   I love writing wedding poems! One of the first pieces I wrote was for my bride when we got married.  We had a friend read it in the ceremony. He did a great job!  One of these days I’ll post that one here. For now, I am showing “A Thousand Dreams.”  […]

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