Monthly Archives: June, 2010

Juvenilia

Senior Comp. Honors (of course) Last week I did a reading at one of my favorite Minneapolis bars, Kieran’s Irish Pub. Reading parts of my book in a bar full of strangers feels a little…

Father's daze

Don't let Dad get screwed After more than a decade of practice, I’m still not sure what a full-blooded adult dad is supposed to be—I just know that I’m not it. And neither are many…

Expect evolutions

Do I have to spell it out? Like it or not, eventually we all grow up. Even accidental adults like you. But when those watershed maturity moments hit you – and they will – don’t…

Tastes great? Less thrilling.

Why complicate this? Yet again, another friend of mine recently encouraged me to try his homemade beer. I know many assimilated adults will say they genuinely love the craft of home brewing. They consider it…