Al Ainsworth.com

Writing stories to pass values from one generation to the next

No One to Call: A Call to Legacy

No One to Call I have no one to call. I know I’m supposed to call. I always have. But not anymore. I have no one to call. This Sunday is Father’s Day. It’s a day to celebrate fatherhood. It’s a day to call your dad and check in and let him know you’re thinking […]

Manhood Journey Day 3: Lead Courageously

Lead Courageously

Manhood Journey Day 3: Lead Courageously We slept in a little on Day 3 of our journey. The boys both crashed not long after we returned to the hotel last night, and I was up late blogging. Our first stop of the day was the Noah’s Ark Encounter. We had intentionally avoided advertisements for the […]

Manhood Journey Day 2: Accept Responsibility

Accept responsibility

Manhood Journey Day 2: Accept Responsibility Day 2 was moving day. Before driving north to the Cincinnati area, we walked down the street a few blocks from our hotel in Louisville to the Louisville Slugger Museum. Every baseball fan like Older Brother, the Little Fella, and me should take that tour if we have the […]

Manhood Journey Day 1: Reject Passivity

Lead Courageously

Manhood Journey Day 1: Reject Passivity Day 1’s first leg was a surprise stop (to the Little Fella) at the National Corvette Museum. He loves cars, particularly the high-priced sporty ones. A late-model Corvette has–on more than one occasion–served as a welcomed change of subject on the dreaded ride home from a ball game. It […]