A beginner’s guide to modern-day card acquisition

Athletes from different sports on the field with confetti in the air. Celebration.
Athletes from different sports on the field with confetti in the air. Celebration.


How losing my job taught me to be a better husband and father.

A daughter and father, exchanging a gift. Daughter has her dad’s eyes covered.
A daughter and father, exchanging a gift. Daughter has her dad’s eyes covered.
Photo by Bermix Studio on Unsplash


Chadwick Boseman at a Vanity Fair photo shoot. Looking up.
Chadwick Boseman at a Vanity Fair photo shoot. Looking up.
Emmanuel Lubezki (Vanity Fair)

Representation matters.


A guide to know when it’s time to go

Business woman in jeans doing work in the elevator
Business woman in jeans doing work in the elevator
Photo: Mateus Campos Felipe/Unsplash

1. Have I tried to improve the situation?

2. Am I just having a bad day/week?


Blatant Hatch Act Violator and Secretary of the State, Mike Pompeo (Photo: US Embassy & Consulates)


How my resignation letter turned into a living will one month before school started

Teacher in the classroom, lecturing students.
Teacher in the classroom, lecturing students.
Photo by Shubham Sharan on Unsplash


Photo by Jorge Fernández Salas


Absent increased transparency and real accountability, the criminal justice system is destined to repeat its tragic history.

Adobe Stock Image


Photo by Leonardo Baldissara on Unsplash


Beyblades — Image courtesy of Blog DeJapan

Chris Flowers

Parent, partner, educator. Working from home or hardly working? chrispaulflowers@gmail.com

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