life as travellers

2016 October

(Flying around) a small world

October 6th, 2016|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

It’s the other day and, unbeknownst to me, an old friend of mine, a Canadian we knew from Yemen way back in the day, is about to become a father. His name is Gabriel and, funny thing, I recently mentioned him in a column about my mother. (More on that in a minute.) Gabe’s wife [...]

2016 January

Remember the signs

January 1st, 2016|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

It is difficult to leave, to walk out the door onto the road and all that uncertainty, to leave the familiar and walk into the unknown, but it’s what any of us are called to, even as Jill and Eustace are called in The Silver Chair. This is that C.S. Lewis story where these two [...]