Author Archives: Stephen Dedalus, Jr.

About Stephen Dedalus, Jr.

I am trying to awaken from the history of my ancestor's nightmare to comment on my Holy Trinity of Interests: art, literature, and music. Oh, and thoughts on dysfunctional families, which is to say families.
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The Divorced Dad’s Clarification on Passive-Aggressive Behavior

Please be assured, kind reader, that my children are unaware of the existence of this blog. To the best of my knowledge. Continue reading

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The Divorced Dad’s Guide to Your Children Forgetting Your Birthday

Without getting angry, the Divorced Dad will explain the three meanings of “I’m sorry.” Continue reading

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Don Draper is Ranked #12 Among “Mad Men” Characters

I got to thinking about how to rank “Mad Men” characters using a methodology and came up with a spreadsheet filled with lots and lots of numbers. The results totally shocked me. Continue reading

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Shia LaBeouf: Hollywood Superstar and Actual Cannibal

Watch as Hollywood Superstar Shia LaBeouf is unmasked as a cannibal. And then decapitated. All set to music. Continue reading

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5 Tips For Regaining Your Confidence After Divorce

If you are a rich, famous, connected, and beautiful woman with a strong family supporting you — like Maria Shriver — you might experience divorce differently than the average schlub. For the rest of us, the most important thing is just surviving. Continue reading

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The Agony and Ecstasy — Mostly Agony — of Voting

My first vote on Tuesday will be against my economic self-interest. My second vote will be enveloped in something worse than the stench of decay. Continue reading

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