Guest Post: Happy Father’s Day, Everybody!

Literally.  Happy Father’s Day to everybody. Twitter is a blessing and a curse. On the upside, it’s an amazing platform for the mingling of new ideas, a hub of creativity, and a great way to kill time and avoid all your offline responsibilities. At worst, it’s a microphone for the small minded, who have loud […]

On Father’s Day: “I Had a King Once.”

Our Affirming Black and Brown Fatherhood Series concludes today, with a post by Mark C. Coston, who was primarily raised by his paternal grandfather. His piece, cross-posted from his blog, Junkyard Salvation, is especially resonant for those dealing with loss, those who are beholden to extended family and non-relative father figures, and those whose emotional […]