Author: Dan Adams

My wife understands that nobody is perfect. That being said, she has informed me that my particular vice of choice has gone too far, and that she will have to intervene if I can’t...

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,...