Father Time is a weekly column dedicated to the concept of time in a parent’s life, particularly a father’s life. The point of view comes from a father of two young sons, both under three-years-old, and how time really is just that: a concept. ◊♦◊ My maternal grandmother was waif thin, almost frail, which was…
The role of an uncle is a unique and influential part in a child’s life.
In the aftermath of the Boston Bombing, Anzor Tsarnaev defends his sons despite everything he has seen and heard.
No one raises a man alone; it takes a village. We need to make sure we include positive men in our villages, too.
Greg White prays that the violence in Boston does not claim our futures.
Join Lola Rainey on a guided tour through American history with her father and uncle, sons of a Texas sharecropper.
Greg White spent a summer teaching a ten-year-old nephew to run, and changed both their lives.
A larger-than-life uncle and “pit bull lawyer” taught Philip Menchaca gratitude for American citizenship.
Greg White reflects on the choices he’s made as a gay man, including the choice not to become a father.
Not every suicide looks like a suicide.
Eirik Rogers talks about having, and losing, an uncle who could never progress past childhood.