Posts by Peter Witte

July 31, 2020 | Nonfiction


Peter Witte

On Human Origins

You take a half-person’s body, then another half-person’s body, and you connect them together and put them inside the mom’s body. Then they grow and grow and grow. Then you

September 2, 2019 | Nonfiction

Nearing 40

Peter Witte

I am no longer youthful, but not quite middle aged either. Traces of a younger me are present, though fading.

April 25, 2018 |

Harry Quotes

Peter Witte

Well, if you're reading lips, you'll hear some words that are not necessarily used on family TV.

June 17, 2016 |

My Life as Dad

Peter Witte

I don't like the shirt you're wearing.
That's no reason to call me stupid.

December 31, 2015 |

March 22nd

Peter Witte

I was on an evening walk with my dog when we came upon me neighbor, Rick.

April 26, 2013 |


Peter Witte

The night before we met Mark Grace, dad had too many Michelobs and was more generous than usual with his baseball assessments.

“He isn’t great like Stan the Man Musial was, but, sure, Grace is