Bret Spears is a proud son of Kentucky (the Bluegrass State) and a hoops junkie. He began his career in academic Philosophy, but has been a stay-at-home dad for the past four years. When he's not catching a pickup game of basketball or changing a diaper, he's blogging about parenthood and authentic personhood at www.thedadissues.com. He lives in Tulsa, Oklahoma with his wife, Mary, and their 3 kids (aged 4 and under). Follow him on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.