I forgot how essential sports are for bring “others” to us, to society writ large, until there weren’t any to watch — in person or on TV.
Sometimes the suffering and pain I see overwhelm me. I sit in my cozy home, surrounded by a loving family, and watch the world burn.
Find baseball boring? Then start paying attention to what is happening in the stands, in foul territory and behind the scenes.
Some of the most spiritual moments I have ever had came on a baseball field. This one came just walking past one.
Before coaching your own child and his sports teams, consider time commitment, your knowledge of the sport … and dealing with other parents.
Disclosure: NYC Dads Group has been compensated by Peapod by Stop & Shop for this post. All opinions are genuine. […]