The Loneliest Time of Year
With the holidays creeping up around the bend, I am again finding myself walking down memory lane. This time, it's all good.
I watched Christmas Vacation, starring the family man, Clark Griswold (played by Chevy Chase), for the umpteenth time recently.
I thought to myself: I want to meet a guy like Clark. He's sentimental, funny, caring, a fighter, a gentleman and would move mountains to see his family happy.
Then it occurred to me...
I am Clark Griswold.
Albeit, the female, single parent version, of course. Let me give you a quick synopsis of past events to which you may better understand my conclusion.
Back in December of 2009, I had just finished writing the poetry and creating illustrations for my first children's book entitled, "The Story of DaddyRead More »from A Griswold Christmas as a Single Parent