Divorced Dad

An Inspiration in My Life

Ira Gibel was my Junior High and High School Wrestling Coach and Roz is his wife. Ira and Roz taught me about never giving up, loyalty to friends and family, and that learning never ends. I cannot express how much it has meant to me all these years. Ira taught me that its never over. […]

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A Void in My Heart

Someone I have known for a while, decided she needed to share the following with me… “my impression is that there’s an important void left by someone in your heart. I truly wish either you get over it, or, if it is best for you, you get this special person back.” Clearly implying that I […]

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Love You Dad…

I don’t get to celebrate Father’s Day in the traditional way as a Dad, so I cherish my daughters from afar, am thankful for their intelligence, health and beauty (#ThisDadWontQuit), and I do my best to relish this day as a son with thoughts of my Dad.  “Yellow roses grow in heaven, Lord pick a […]

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Mom passed at 1:40am on Monday, Dad on February 23rd, 2014. This photo is how I imagine Mom and Dad now… It’s been a very special 9 days since I redirected my trip home from San Diego and me my brother Jeff at my Mom’s bedside on Saturday March 28th… would not have missed this […]

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Ted Rubin "Life is not about waiting for the storm to pass, it's about learning to dance in the rain."

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