Christopher MacNeil was thrown from his home at 15. First he had to learn to survive. Then, after a return to face his dad, where to go from here.
I dare you to let the hammer of love smash open your heart.
Steve Dustcircle struggles with the knowledge that an emotional death can be more devastating than a physical one. It characterizes the mourning he feels for his dad, a man who is still alive.
How one couple stopped living their past and learned to fight for their future…and how you can, too.
Jed Diamond explains how abandonment, shame, and betrayal impact us throughout our lives.
Cabot O’Callaghan shares his grief of finding then losing the father he never had.
Karen Jones shares two personal stories on the presence and absence of fathers in their children’s lives.
In the wake of Baltimore’s riots, Raoul Wieland explores the nature and implications of violence and the social disconnection that inflames it.
For Cabot O’Callaghan, art flows from the pain of growing up with an absent father.
Ending a marriage is never easy, but it doesn’t have to be cruel.
Jenny Kanevsky grew up with divorce and is facing one now, but she’s determined to make it different for her sons.
The father she knew and loved wasn’t with her for long, but long enough that she never forgot what a good father could mean to his daughters.
His father abandoned him time and time again, but Brian Bowers has found his own path to peace and acceptance.
Hart Reiniger tells the story of his dad, his ultimate hero despite having to rectify feelings for the man he idolized against the one who cruelly rejected him as an adult.