“Look at that dumb f*ck, Daddy,” said my 3-year-old from his car seat.
Best of Families
Puberty is difficult enough. Imagine going through it when you’re nine
My mind goes to the dark places I work so hard to fight against: tumor, cancer, six months to live, eight months, eight years …
Bill Girouard’s son Teddy introduces him to Barack Obama and teaches him enduring lessons of patience.
1. Along with sporting events and campfires, babies are the biggest reason why the hot dog industry is still alive and kicking.
For Andrew Cotto’s daughter, every Thursday is a special day.
My son Jacob is on the precipice of speaking English. It’s like he’s not interested in the boatload of responsibility we’ll throw his way when he can talk. Really, I don’t blame him.
No one brags to his friends that his daughter’s marrying a mathematician.
Ralph Savarese’s son, DJ, will be the first nonspeaking person with autism to live in college dorms—and the first ever to attend a school as highly selective as Oberlin.
As Gabi Coatsworth’s son’s bipolar disorder gave way to full-blown manic episodes, she watched her husband slip deeper into drink and detachment.
Colin Berry wonders whether building a soap box derby racer was his brother’s last best chance at escaping his fate.
What’s Benoit Denizet-Lewis to do when his dad brings home a woman who resembles—but isn’t—his mom? You mean besides therapy?
Tom Forrister celebrates his dad—and wonders how, as a transgender man, he can put his fathering instinct to use.
When you’re an addict, “It’s not that you don’t care. It’s that you don’t care enough.”
Starring resident bluesman Todd Mauldin and his son.