From Wild Ride to ‘Driveway Talks’

“The Sunday night before flying to Kansas City to see my parents, I devised a plan to break my 94-year-old father out of the house for an hour. I was determined to inject a bit of adventure into his day — to distract him from the monotony of time spent indoors. Like a criminal mastermind organizing a prison escape, I plotted the route and visualized negotiating any obstacles, including my mother. . .”