2020 August

I got a hole-in-one! (Or did I?)

2020-08-29T12:45:23-04:00August 1st, 2020|Categories: Hamilton Spectator, Newspaper columns|Tags: , , |8 Comments

It was the first stroke on the first hole of the day, a chintzy Par 3 just under 100 yards, with a 7-iron. This is how I recently got a hole-in-one. It’s why I ran round and round, arms raised – hat, sunglasses and club thrown high – celebrating with everybody and nobody in particular.

2015 January

The Nature of Peace – 4 – (and falling for goalies)

2017-07-18T02:44:19-04:00January 29th, 2015|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Here, or below, we’re continuing on the theme of The Nature of Peace, this the fourth of several excerpts from an address I gave in Hamilton, Canada in November 2014. Excerpt #1 is here and #2 is here and #3 is here. But first, about the kids. + Liz gets a phone call from a friend. [...]