For those without wonderful fathers on Father’s Day

Father Knows Best 1954, Wikimedia Commons

This piece is for all of us without fathers on Father’s Day, whether our fathers died or left us or were never around in the first place.

The Leftovers, screenshot from opening credits, youtube
Photo given to me by former student whose name I’m seeking
Absence, by Xavier Mazellier, Flickr, CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Writer, teacher, researcher, PhD, optimist. I explore language & everyday genres to help people see & choose the language & genres they use.