Stories

Making the Time
The hands on my watch don’t move anymore, but the watch is not broken. I have purposely disengaged the mechanism.
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A Letter to Dad
I think of you when I see my brothers and my children. I see you in my own quirky tendencies.
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The Dad of My Childhood: Memories of Michigan Beaches, Chili Dinners, and Hard Work
Lake Michigan brought seagulls and warm sand to my childhood. The feeling of the lake air and the steady sound
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An Amazing Father
Fathers have an important responsibility in the upbringing of their children.  The presence or absence of a father can influence
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The Dad Who Loved Me Most Wasn’t Even My Dad
As a young child, I thought all adults got married and then divorced. Not only were my parents divorced, but
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Dad’s Best Advice
“Catch us the foxes – The little foxes that spoil the vines For our vines have tender grapes.” Song of
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A Father’s Gift of Sobriety
“You want to be the one on the court the whole game, not just at halftime.” Words from my father
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Of Love and Grace: A Father’s Forgiveness
A father can be a forever friend, especially to a girl who is wildly crazy about him.  The love of
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Be a Dad Today?
A few days ago, I was watching a TV show with my 16-year-old son while mom and our youngest were
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The Fond Memories of Tough Love
My dad is someone I aspire to be like. When I was younger, he raised us with tough love. As
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