Author Archives: Richard Black

Lies My Parents Told Me

August 10th, 2017 | by Richard Black

You’ll be fine. Santa Claus is coming tonight. You can do anything you set your mind to. My old man


Fifteen Minutes

August 10th, 2017 | by Richard Black

My wife likes to call me from her office to let me know that she’s leaving. More often than not


Potty Anyone?

July 28th, 2017 | by Richard Black

A few days ago my wife asked me if I “had to go to the potty?” and I realized that


Too Many Fairies

July 12th, 2017 | by Richard Black

My wife just bought our daughter a fairy door for Darcy’s seventh birthday and I was all right with the


Happy Endings

July 6th, 2017 | by Richard Black

My wife’s uncle passed away a few months ago which wasn’t entirely unexpected. Any time anyone over the age of


Limited Expectations

June 29th, 2017 | by Richard Black

My wife wants my daughter to have a childhood filled with wonder which is great. Depending on the day my


Father’s Day Wishes

June 15th, 2017 | by Richard Black

Father’s day is coming up this Sunday and I’m a little ambivalent about the holiday. It’s not that I don’t



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