Fatherhood in the 21st Century: On Sharing My Daughter

My daughter was born nearly two weeks ago. It was one of the happiest, most exciting experiences in my life. So, like any new dad, I posted updates on my Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts. While that shouldn’t be a shock (it’s what most new parents...

Creativity: Music to My Ears—Assignment 1

A group of us at my work decided we would sign up for an online course offered from Stanford University called Creativity: Music to My Ears. This past week we were given our first assignments: create a playlist and an album cover for my life. I spent a lot of time...

Looking Forward to Fatherhood

When I have spoken with other men about how I will be a father soon, I get two kinds of responses: 1. You’re excited now, but just wait… You have no idea. 2. This is such an exciting time for you! You are going to love your daughter so much. Fathers say...