My answer, when inevitable inquiries emerged, has remained remarkably consistent since my 30’s. I’ve simply chosen not to marry or have children. No stories, no excuses and certainly no regrets.
Childhood memories of a father figure
What is the critical nature of the father figure?
From the time I was born, I knew my mother was about to die.
An excellent model for the new manhood
How fatherless men can find success, happiness, and peace.
How did your coach influence your life?
He was her hero long before they lost their other two brothers, but now he is even more so.
Marie Roker-Jones pays tribute to the unsung hero, the black father who has taught his children how to live and how to love.
We are examples for others, whether we want to be or not. We influence the development of those around us. Let’s embrace this rather than live in the fantasy that it doesn’t exist.
From Bob Cratchit to George Bailley, who are the best father figures from Christmas movies and literature?
There is a lot to be said for discipline, and even more for positive male role models. This video has both.
On the 45th anniversary of his death, Deborah A. Lott describes the reaction to the assassination of Bobby Kennedy: in the Ambassador Hotel where he was scheduled to speak, and in the days and years after.
A sedentary son, a boyfriend planning an unpleasant vacation, and girlfriend who hangs up.
This is a comment by Alastair on the post “The End of Fatherhood Means the End of Civilized Society”.