A Letter to my Dad

A Letter to my Dad

Dear Dad, (to seven-year-old you) They say God gives his toughest battles to his strongest soldiers. Well, let just say you are the strongest soldier. It may seem as if the whole world is against you and your soldiers. But believe it or not, there is someone just like...
More than a Figure

More than a Figure

I never met my father. Well, not in any sense that reaches the memory before our first step. Before I’d taken my first, he’d taken his last. I’ve no recollection of the man and that thought alone triggers the webbed tracings of my existence. How does a boy understand...
Save a Life

Save a Life

Dear World Changer, I was leaving downtown Dallas, and I told my homeless friend that I was driving to Colorado and wouldn’t see him for a week. I was worried he’d think I would forget about him. I wanted to save his life and we were making progress. He’d...