An Alienated Father’s Story

An Alienated Father’s Story

  Hello,   I want to tell my story in effort for people to understand one of the reasons why we may have a problem with Fatherhood in America.  Are we sending mixed signals about how we value fathers?  If society doesn’t actually value fathers, why do we expect...
I Have My Ring Back

I Have My Ring Back

Restoring Today is an important day for me and I would like to share it with you. Someone recommended me the book “Healing from hidden abuse” by Shannon Thomas and I bought the audible version of it. The author describes stages of recovery from...
The Other Man

The Other Man

The other man My stepdad had a heart attack and I visited him in the hospital yesterday. I have been No Contact with him and my mother for 2 years. Understandably the hospital encounter brought up memories. Mostly about power struggles and ugly sides of humanity. A...
Tracey’s Story

Tracey’s Story

My story is one that started as a young girl. I did not lose my dad to illness, but choice — I still remember the day I knelt in my parents room, crying and praying to God for a new family. I was around 6 years old at the time. I am now 29 and my parents are...
30. Single. Fatherless.

30. Single. Fatherless.

  That’s the current stigma of my life. I’d love to tell you that these truths do not define me but they absolutely do. And at least one of them will stick with me forever. I’ve been fatherless since I was 10 years old. Dad had a courageous battle with cancer and...