Drake Pierce

If you’ve read the Last Phoenix you know all about Drake. You know he’s three years old. You know he’s half dragon, half human. And you know he’s living with me and I’ve officially adopted him. But that’s all we really know about Drake. A few other facts? He likes to collect cars. He has a Snoopy stuffed animal and a ragged blanket. And he likes … Continue reading Drake Pierce

No Soup For You!

You get none. AJ doesn’t watch Seinfeld. But she knows that one. Sage is supposed to be able insert quotes into everyday conversation. That only really works if you remember those things. AJ has a shit memory. Classic lines stick and favorite movies too. But the random off the wall quote? Not gonna happen. And those same quotes are going to be cliche’s too… lucky … Continue reading No Soup For You!


I wish I had saved yesterday’s post for today’s topic. It fit very well here and not so off topic as yesterday. Life gets overwhelming at times. As you begin to read “The Last Phoenix” you’ll see a few of my coping mechanisms. You’ll see the people who help me cope. But you’ll learn as I do how much I need someone special. Since you … Continue reading Overwhelming