November 2013

How to Feel Grateful, Vol. 2
I’m on a never-ending pursuit of happiness. You are, too. You might not realize that’s what you’re doing. But you…
Read More Comments 20
Nothing is Sound
We were standing in the kitchen, drinking, but not yet buzzed. There was a small party at our house, but…
Read More Comments 24
How to Feel Proud of Your Child
I’m hard on my son sometimes. To the point where I make him angry. Because I want him to be…
Read More Comments 20
From Now On Our Troubles Will Be Miles Away
The stockings are hung by the chimney with care. Minus one. The Christmas tree is up. No lights or ornaments…
Read More Comments 28
The Saturday Post
No one reads anything I write on Saturday. Statistically, about half as much as every other day of the week.…
Read More Comments 35
How to Live a Regret-Free Life
You’re going to die. Just like me. It might be in 80 years. It might be in 10. It might…
Read More Comments 21
Watch For Falling Prices, Vol. 2
A few days ago, I found a brown package tucked behind a planter on my front porch. I smiled. Could…
Read More Comments 13
Mr. Balls Proves Anything is Possible
If anyone ever tells you that you can’t do or be anything you want, you now have irrefutable proof they…
Read More Comments 19
The Tooth Fairy: An Economic Analysis
My five-year-old son has loose teeth. Three of them. One may come out as soon as today. He’s pretty excited…
Read More Comments 17
The First Date, Vol. 2
My shirt was untucked so she wouldn’t see the pleats. I was running late from work and hadn’t had time…
Read More Comments 51
Scroll to Top
Matt Fray

Get my latest writing!

Sign up for my free weekly email newsletter as I continue an on-going exploration of love and relationships.