Papa Does Preach 2015: A Year in Review

2015 happy new year design art
Well, we’ve come to the end of another year. And boy was 2015 a doozy for your old pal Papa. I would love to do a top 10 or even 15 posts of 2015, but I clearly don’t blog enough for all that. So, instead, I give you my top 5 favorite things from 2015.
I can honestly say that over this last year, blogging consumed my life. You wouldn’t know it with how little I write, but each day of 2015 was filled with something that had to do with the PDP brand (i.e. blog post or social media update)…well, minus those 3 days over July 4th weekend when the Wife convinced me to go to some remote cabin out in West Virginia where there was no WiFi…and NO CELL SERVICE!! I was convinced for a moment she was going to kill me and leave my body out there, but then I remembered she refuses to be left alone with Ferris.
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It's Dark Out There

I sit on the edge of my bed in the wee hours of the morning; staring out the window. Like every morning, I’m up before everyone else, getting ready for work.
But this morning is different from all the other mornings before it. Today I move a little slower, as the weight of my thoughts slow me down – I can feel the tension in my bones, the pressure in my knees and on my spine, as if I’m a modern day Atlas.
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