Month: September 2018

Staying Sober During The Football Season


As I sit on the edge of the couch, my posture is anything but relaxed. The heals of my feet elevated off the floor, and I am hunched forward with one of my hands covering my mouth. My fingernails have been gnawed off both of my hands as I anxiously wait for the referee to make the call on the field. Was it a touchdown or was it an incomplete pass? It’s tough to tell these days with the way some of these games get called. The referee takes off his headset and marches back on the field only to raise his arms above his head and signal – TOUCHDOWN!  (more…)