Tag Archives: Grace

39 Is a Difficult Age

Thirty-nine is a difficult age.  This year I decided to buy a Dodge Challenger. Seriously. And I almost did (and I still might). My wife of course explained to me that I just was going through a mid-life crisis.  I … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Recovering Moralist (a really bad one)

My name is Eric Parker, and I used to think I was something special. One of the dangers of being good at things is that when you compare yourself to others, you come out on top. When I was growing … Continue reading

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Come Ye Sinners

“Winners” and Losers If there is one time of year when Americans as a whole decide to make personal changes it is January.  We join gyms, start diets, make budgets, and make promises.  Why do we do this?  I don’t … Continue reading

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