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irresistible force

Hanley is done with dance classes for the summer. I thought she was finished after her recital, but there were still two more classes afterward, for some unknown reason. Most of the parents ditched the final two classes, but I … Continue reading

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tiny dancer

About a month ago Hanley had an “off” day in ballet class. Which isn’t to say she had a day off from ballet class. She was physically there, but something in her brain was saying, Screw this. We’ve all been … Continue reading

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a beautiful lie

For some reason the traffic in Houston has been horrendous this week, which made me late the other day. I was supposed to stop by Hanley’s house before I picked her up from school to grab the tote bag with … Continue reading

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tuesdays with hey that’s not pixie.

Hey, that’s not Pixie. It’s Lloyd, Director of Security at Hanley, Inc. The powers that be were being powerful out of town, so I spent one night with The Big H, took her to school, and brought Lloyd to The … Continue reading

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shut the door

Sent this email to Hanley’s mother today and have nothing better to post, so I thought I’d share it. Even before the recent school shooting it would bother me when parents, teachers, nannies, etc would hold the door open for … Continue reading

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merry christmas

Merry Christmas and NOH8 to each and every one! To view the rest of the NOH8 Campaign‘s photoshoot at the University of Houston, click here, here, or here for solo shots, and here for group/couple shots.

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games people play

Hanley turned four years old yesterday. She may be four now, but she has the attitude and manipulation skills of most tween girls. She treats Lloyd, the 80 lb. family pit bull, like a brother. In other words, she’s always … Continue reading

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miss world

Last week I was driving Hanley home from swimming class while it was raining and she said, “Timothy?” “Yes, ma’am?” When she’s being particularly bossy and treating me like The Help I tend to refer to her as “ma’am” or … Continue reading

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all fired up

Last Wednesday I took Hanley back to dance class after a summer hiatus. I miraculously got her off of her trampoline, into her white tights, black leotard, and pinned her hair off her face, and into dance school on time. … Continue reading

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marry the night

About a month ago Rhonda brought it to my attention that the NOH8 Campaign would have a photo shoot at the University of Houston on October 18th. Even though I’d had a photo taken two years ago when they were … Continue reading

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