Category: Writing

Things have been kind of crazy around the Long household. We have undergone some changes this year and our schedule and life-rhythm has felt the shockwaves. Bouncing along on these waves has been my writing time. Hence a blogging absence for the past couple months. I wanted to give a brief update on what we’ve been up to.   Jobs…

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Writing

I released this blog into the wilds of the internet on December 17th of last year. It was more of an experiment really, to see if I like it, to see if people like it, etc. The creative outlet of writing had interested me, but it wasn’t until I started waking up early did I find the margin to give it a…

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Writing

You’re looking at an official “local dad.” I’m a guest blogger on Momaha.com today. It’s an online parenting community that is part of the Omaha World Herald. They do have content from dads as well. I’m sure “Dadaha.com” just didn’t have the ring to it. Check out my post here. Feel free to let me know what you think by leaving…

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Kids Writing

Take in the above picture for a moment. It’s a gem of a van that I came across while in the drive-thru. They are a heating and air company that apparently delivers “comfort everywhere”. While I’m unsure what a giant fireball and ice water have to do with comfort, here is how I saw this glorious vehicular masterpiece come into existence.  …

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Nonsense Writing

About a month ago my wife went out-of-town for a whole week, which left me to look after our three kids all by myself. I decided to chronicle this lonely trek across the Parenting Desert. You may have followed along with the Minus Charity Week saga. If not you can see all the posts here. I don’t think I’m alone…

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Creative Process Writing