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Kids Say the Most Humbling Things

My twin two year olds are teaching me a hell of a lot about how I speak, specifically how I use curse words. This started last weekend the YMCA of the Rockies’ pool. As I was pulling into the parking lot, I said, “Oh damn” about something—who knows—and the backseat...

Why I Almost Gave My Kids Up Following Cancer

In February 2019, I wrote an email to my lawyer saying that I wanted to give up all rights to my children. I felt like I was being pushed out of their lives emotionally, I felt incapable of being anything they would ever look up to, I was heartbroken every two weeks...

Chasing the Kill: Life on Safari

Just after sundown the first night of safari in Kenya’s Naboisho Conservancy near the Masai Mara, six lionesses corner a group of water buffalo. The water buffalo moo and clumsily stumble around the boulders that separate them from the lions. Myself, a Dutch couple...