Moving from feelings of abandonment to forgiveness wasn’t easy, but embracing compassion and gratitude made it worth the journey.
A runaway dad fails to reach out and teaches that pain can and should end.
Sarah Wells on how her relationship with her father was framed by his song choice for their wedding dance.
Ariel Chesler just wants to be his daughter’s favorite. Is that too much to ask?
I’ve learned the most from my dad when we’re sitting in the dark with our mouths closed, my head on his shoulder as the opening credits flicker into place.
The last installment of Shoebox Letters features an adult daughter expressing eternal love and gratitude for her father
A daughter reflects on her father’s absence in her childhood, and offers a plea for him to be present for his grandchildren.
Considering the women abducted as teens in Cleveland, Tom Burns schemes to control and protect his six-year-old daughter
Fatherhood inspires Clay Brizendine to create Shoebox Letters, a collection of authentic letters written by daughters to their dads
In a house full of women, Noble McIntyre is just trying to get it right, from car seats to driving lessons
Daughter finds the strength and legacy in her father’s disability
Art Edy knows it’s not very mature, but he can’t help but laugh at his daughter’s delight with the planet Uranus.
As a parent, you learn to let your kid become his or her own person. But what if, in rolling with the punches, you’re hit with something unexpected?
Lilli B. got a lot of comments on her story about being a Playboy Bunny. But few moved her as much as one from the father of a seven-year-old girl.