One of Those Things

Anyone else have a Mother’s Day hangover this morning? I’m not talking about drinks though. Yesterday I wrote a short story about one of my experiences with sexual abuse and the way mothers try to hide from it. I sent it to my mom. And some other mothers in our family. Since I’ve had no reactions just yet (I think it’s a good story). I’d thought I’d post it in case it helps anyone else besides me.

Down in the Dumps

Opposable thumbs, tool making, and higher emotions are not what set humans apart from other species. We are a ‘parenting’ ape. A homo-patricius, if you will, who spends a great deal of effort raising its kids and passing on knowledge. This is the first of a series of Sci-fi shorts that I plan on writing, which cover a wide range of modern parenting topics. Hope you enjoy it.

A Dad by Any Other Name

As a dad and veteran with two kids, I used to worry about telling people I have PTSD. Would they still think of me as a fit parent? Or maybe people wouldn't even believe I had experienced trauma? In this post I try to tell my story.

The Last Cookie

After a divorce, will you change the way you discipline your kids? How does a divorced dad deal out Rewards and Punishments when the landscape of parenting has changed?

End of the Rogue

Becoming a father can change you in ways you never imagined. Research has proven that men experience physical changes almost as significant as a mother does.

Missing Link

How did parenting evolve in our species in the first place? What is really going on here and do we really know what we're doing?

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