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Missing You Dad

Sadly, 2 years ago today, my Dad passed away. One of the last things we spoke about, was my pregnancy, as I was able to tell him we were expecting. 625 more words


A True Factotum-

When I think of my dad, I think of a true factotum. He is the old school breed, jack of all trades. There is nothing that he can conceive and not achieve. 371 more words

Me and Father's Day

I made such a fuss on Mother’s Day about not being included in Mother’s Day celebrations. I stick by my guns on that one. Mother’s Day is a day to honor the transition from woman to mother. 1,597 more words

The Rest Of Your Life

So, I am in the midst of one of the worst, most grueling weeks that I can remember. It has been one thing after another. And of course, my dad being my dad, had to take the opportunity to tease me a little. 22 more words

On Teaching & Intellectual Pan Handling

My father has been a college English Professor for almost forty years. He currently teaches the equivalent to expository writing at Rutgers Newark. He has taught an entry level writing course for this long because he sees the opportunity to introduce a new way of writing to his students who would otherwise not take English courses. 576 more words

Q And A

The Parent Trap

CLICK!  The sound of being hung up on, now all-too-familiar, again last night.

Only, this time, it was my Dad on the other end.

How is it in the span of less than two weeks, the roles are now completely reversed?   635 more words

Changing Course

“It is a truth universally acknowledged that when one part of your life starts going okay, another falls spectacularly to pieces.” – Bridget Jones

As my parents’ collective health began to fail, two things happened to change my course: 125 more words