I was asked to speak at my friend’s funeral. In my circle, I am known for writing. I enjoy writing. I am not sure I do it well enough to eulogize a friend. The good news is, my words and clumsiness will be forgotten. My friend will not be forgotten.

I am not fond of public speaking, but I can do it. I have done community theatre. Writing and speaking this seems hard. It’s hard because it’s not an act or a script and though it’s reasonable to emote, there are times and places one has to be strong. This…










John Ege

I am a father, a counselor, and have been fortunate enough to have traveled the world. I enjoy writing, exploring consciousness, and listening to others.

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