New Dad

How difficult it is to become a Dad. Oh, you might think it’s not. It is in fact a natural thing, a moment when two make one. But I am speaking about the act of filling the shoes, playing the part, becoming a “Dad.”

A Dad

In honor of my dad who is in a better place now, I am presenting this story and poem. Anyone who knew my dad would have to agree: He was “different.” He worked as a pipe-fitter for the Canadian Pacific Railway for nearly fifteen years. He was scoffed at by his fellow-employees; yet he never […]