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Core Conversations

My son and I had a conversation the other night that cut me to the core. He did not mean to hurt me, he was just being honest. 615 more words

She is My Son: Afghanistan's Bacha Posh, when Girls Become Boys

These Afghan girls have to reject their femininity and pretend to be male.

They are called Bacha Posh. In Afghanistan’s traditional patriarchal society, many women can’t leave the house without a male accompanying them. 31 more words

News And Politics

Out the Back of the Car

The very best physics lesson I had was given to me by my father when I was ten years old. It was a lesson he had no idea he was teaching. 769 more words

Father

Respice Finem

Life with a toddler is an exhilerating and exhausting rollercoaster of chaos and sticky fingers. We’ve just returned home from a night in Cambridge; it has been nine whole years since I graduated, and there was a special dinner for a retiring Porter. 539 more words

The Magic Man – Yes He Is

This post is for the most beautiful and the purest relationship. I know some people remain estranged from this Magic Bond but I am lucky that I have it and I can share it. 511 more words

Feeling

Dear Noah (part 2 of 2)

Dear Noah,

366. That is the exact number of days that I have known and loved you. Today is the one year anniversary of meeting you. 775 more words

Family

When there is good understanding

When one teaches the son the things that he truly must do, thus one does have to tell him the things not to do. Because in truth, with the act of the son or what the son will do thus good understanding truly will be. 117 more words

Poetry