Author: Dan Adams

Depression can be one of the most destructive and horrible things in our lives. The pain from the loss of a job, marriage, relationship, home, or of a parent or a child can seem...

It was a sound I’d hoped I would never hear. I was exhausted. We had stayed up late on this particular Tuesday evening in November. I remember feeling the bed shake from her weeping....

Many years ago when I was a 20-year-old sailor I found myself in a small country on the other side of the world. The ship I was on had just pulled into port. I...

We had been driving most of the day when we finally reached the town where you were waiting for us.  I spoke to the sheriff alone as your brothers waited in the car. He...

Growing up in the ’70s and ’80s I heard every day from my mother and sisters about the treatment of women in the work force. I was brought up with the notion that if...

This is a story about a young family who found themselves homeless in Redding. They moved here from the Bay Area to start a new life with their young family. The husband always worked,...