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Get Off The Ground · 4d ago

To Brave the Hope

The blue tag swirled down the streetlight pole like a sloppy signature, which was exactly what it was. I hadn't noticed it before and had no idea how long it had been there. Knowing me and m...
Get Off The Ground · 1W ago

Most of Us Together

Number 9 ran off the field at halftime and yelled at me."Dad, why didn't you take me out e...
Get Off The Ground · 3W ago

Be Part of the Solution

One minute I was happily serving drinks, and the next minute I blacked out. And I don’t think the Mickey was meant for me.Neither of us did. A few years before our oldest Beatrice was born, ...
Get Off The Ground · 1M ago

Just Another Saturday

I just needed to pee when the Mama called to me from downstairs."Kevin, where are you? I n...
Get Off The Ground · 1M ago

Of All The Things

“Always take a big biteIt's such a gorgeous sightTo see you in the middle of the nightYou ...
Get Off The Ground · 1M ago

To Have All the Time I Need

“When I was a child I had a feverMy hands felt just like two balloonsNow I've got that fee...
Get Off The Ground · 2M ago

More Than the F-Bombs

I knew the path I headed down had escalated beyond the reality of it. Knew it before I eve...
Get Off The Ground · 2M ago

Because There's Always a Next Time

“Be a winner. Stand for something. Always have class, and be humble.”—John Madden, Head Co...
Get Off The Ground · 2M ago

The Normal Not-End-of-Days Talk

“Here we come out of the cradle
Endlessly rocking
Endlessly rocking…”—Rush, Out of the Cra...
Get Off The Ground · 2M ago

One of the 99

“Just between the ice ages anyway I want to talk, but I haven't got too much to say I don'...