Daily Archives: April 25, 2015


This short story was published in the Austin Community College literary journal, The Rio Review, April 30th 2015.    Caged             Her eyes are so empty. I can’t even tell if she is sad, bored, or lonely. They are just empty dark holes as though her spirit left her long […]

A Few Lessons from Walking

This essay was originally written April 30th, 2014 and selected for presentation in the Austin School Conference panel on Happiness. Timber’s Presentation Video   In 2013, my wife and I walked from Springer Mountain, Georgia to Katahdin, Maine.  Walking is not exactly the best word to describe what we were […]