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Sep

04

Love Letter to London

Note: Dear readers, after almost a decade, this will be my last Daddy Needs A Drink column for SFR. Instead of writing a goodbye letter, I’ve decided to end the way I started: with a love letter to my child and to a town I’ve lived in for almost a quarter century. Thanks for your […]

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Aug

18

Mr. Sunshine

When I’m not traveling with children, I’m pretty easygoing. I don’t get stressed about delayed flights due to inclement weather in Denver, and I’m easily entertained by the new novel by Robert Boswell or salesmen in khaki pants getting their pre-flight drink on in front of a big-screen TV. When I choose to fly Southwest, […]

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Aug

18

Gratitude Problem

“Our question of the day is, ‘What is your passion?’” our soft-spoken server said when she put down our menus. “I always say, ‘My ass,’” my high school friend Rita said when the server moved out of earshot. “Really?” “No, not really.” She smiled. “They don’t invent these things, they just deliver them.” Rita and […]

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