Dan’s Blog

This is Dan’s blog, where he comments on areas of interest and encourages a dialogue with readers.

New Year’s Thoughts

What are New Year’s resolutions really all about? Well, it turns out the practice of making New Year’s resolutions started among the ancient Babylonians, who [Read more...]

Celebrating 37 Years

On December 20, 1979 I kissed my wife and two little daughters goodbye and walked across my newly frozen lawn to climb into my burgundy colored Dodge dart. Little did I know [Read more...]

The Language of Pain

In response to a previous post on the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation webpage, a woman felt grateful for what she received from my words. She implied that she is [Read more...]

Pain, the Attention-Getter

Pain demands attention. And the more severe the pain, the more attention it demands. Over the last couple of months, I have developed severe muscular and neurological paint [Read more...]

Thoughts on the Cusp of 70

So here I am on the cusp of my 7th decade on this planet. 70 years on this earth, with this body. This body that has experienced assault from schoolmates, sports injuries and [Read more...]

Dance!

New Year’s Eve 1997, my parents were invited to a New Year’s Eve party of their friends at a local hotel in Atlantic City where they all lived. I can only picture these [Read more...]
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