Category Archives: Life & Death

“The Holy Family” Featured in American Atheist Magazine

The Holy Family is featured in the current issue of American Atheist: A Journal of Atheist News and Thought: “In writing the story, Wilt wanted to show that change is an opportunity to move beyond something that is no longer … Continue reading

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A Note about My Wife’s Health

[Updates about Vicki’s condition can be found at Caring Bridge.] “She’s in kidney failure.” Those were not the words I expected to hear from the supervising doctor in the emergency room. I had brought my wife, Vicki, to the ER … Continue reading

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I’m looking at a photo of three children who are part of my life. It’s the second birthday of the little guy in the middle, posed behind his Thomas the Tank Engine birthday cake, flanked by his two big sisters. … Continue reading

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