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FATHERS DAY STORIES
People Share The Sweetest Thing Their 'Strict' Asian Dad Has Ever Done
Happy Father's Day to Asian dads everywhere!
Timothy N. Welbeck, Esq.
Believer. Husband. Father. Attorney. University Professor. Hip...
"Happy Father's Day," I whispered to my father, and hastily hung up the phone, briskly ending our bittersweet exchange. I
Celebrating Father's Day Without Dad
Author, Speaker, Teacher of Gratitude and Resilience
He may not be able to open up a card or present from me, so my gift to him is to use what he gave me. Each time I do, I feel like I am honoring his spirit, what he taught me, how he raised me, and how he lived.
A Father's Day Lesson and Baseball
John A. Tures
Professor of Political Science, LaGrange College
When I was my son's current age, my dad took me to my first baseball game ever. It was a minor league baseball game, where the El Paso Diablos played the San Antonio Dodgers. Though I enjoyed the experience, I wondered what it all meant. I think I get it now.
Unhappy Father's Day?
Kevin A. Hansen
Author of the bestselling Secret Regrets book series; founder ...
Father's Day can be the most difficult time of the year for children who have lost their father - especially when Mom has moved on before the children are ready. Many fans of the SecretRegrets.com project have anonymously confessed their regrets about dealing with the loss of a father.
90 Year Old Father Looking for Long Term Relationship
Founder, Tools of Peace; International Consultant
"I'm getting all these messages and attention because of your blogs," he said with conviction. Personally I think it's because of his big heart but, for once I didn't argue with him.
"My Papa Is Your Papa"
When I was young, on the weekend my father would shake my feet to wake me up and then do the same to my older sister, Eva. He would happily say, "Wake up; I want to go out and play today."
Women in the Workplace: What Businessmen Can Learn From Angelina Jolie
Jeffery Tobias Halter
Jolie-Pitt's message in South Africa is important: That women's advancement does not have to happen despite men, it has to happen alongside men.
Happy Father's Day -- Belatedly
I have become a memory hoarder, but I wish I could remember more things to thank you for on Father's Day.
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Unusual Life Lessons From an Unusual Father
My parents liked to think of our family as "bent," more "Fractured Fairy Tales" than Disney. We couldn't bear to do things the way normal people -- or at least people who seemed normal -- did.
Thoughts on Father's Day
29th Ambassador of the United States of America to Japan
Much of the discourse has focused on the needs and potential contributions of working mothers, but Father's Day weekend is an appropriate time to celebrate fathers and remind ourselves that work-life balance isn't just a women's issue.
Father's Day When You Have a Bad Dad
To "honor" our father, at the very least, is to treat him with common decency and dignity. In the rabbinic tradition this is the bare minimum of making sure that he is clothed, fed, and sleeps with a roof over his head.
A Father's Day Letter to the Man Who Thinks He Looks Like Sam Shepard
Dear Dad, It's Father's Day on Sunday. Before you remind me, yet again, about the many times Mom said you could have been Sam's twin brother, let me open your eyes to the truth. Mom lied.
A Father's Lessons, or Catholic Guilt
So it is with Father's Day -- and I'll be the first to admit that yes, I did in fact ensure to change my Facebook profile
Father's Day 2013: LGBT Readers Celebrate Their Father And Father Figures
Fathers can be a hard bunch to read. Some of them stoic, who at times may be misunderstanding of your gay, bisexual or transgender
Honor Thy Father: Even if You Never Called Him 'Dad'
Amy Lennard Goehner
My brother and I agree that Jer's greatest legacy to us was the belief that after a loss, figure you're going to win again. Just keep playing the game.
Great (But Forgotten) Historic Sites Linked to 'Fathers' of Innovation and Social Movements
Author, 'Here Is Where: Discovering America's Great Forgotten ...
In honor of this Father's Day, I picked out my ten favorite "forgotten places" and the extraordinary individuals to whom they're somehow connected.
HOME & LIVING
Fast Father's Day Gift: A Printable Dad-Lib
Tools and tips for homeowners
Father's Day is right around the corner! If you haven't gotten Pops or Hubs a gift yet, or are just looking for a little "something extra," this printable is sure to put a smile on his face.
My Father's Last Gift
Partner and Managing Editor, Betterafter50.com
On Father's Day I remember my dad's last gift to me. Out of the blue, he gave us an hour of clarity and energy that I will cherish. Today, that gift helps me remember the real dad, the guy with the great smile that made everyone laugh, the guy who could show us how much he loved us.
A Father's Day Memory: In the Company of Ducklings
President, Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA
Father's Day: I choose to use this as the reason, or excuse, to recall and share one of my favorite moments of being a father, a memory I hold tight. I always will.
For Father's Day, the Gift of Attention - Finally
Maggie Lamond Simone
National Award-winning Columnist; Author
There is only film where my father should be.
Overcoming A Painful Father/Daughter Past
Melissa T. Shultz
Author, Acquisitions/Editor for Jim Donovan Literary
I know a lot about my father. Not because he lay next to me and told me stories before I went to bed, or took long walks with me and imparted wisdom and told me how much he loved me. He didn't do those things.
Mark Your Calendars! Sunday, June 24 is Boydad Day
Author, Blogger, Lawyer
There isn't any day set aside to honor men like Clint. Because Clint isn't Hannah's dad -- or even her stepdad. Clint is my boyfriend. But the role he plays in Hannah's life is so much more than that title implies.
Sherri Bushong Maxey
Director of House Operations, Ronald McDonald House Charities ...
On this Father's Day, we honor all dads who have had to sit by their child's side as they fought for their lives, as well as fathers all over the world.
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