On The Main Blog

Creative Minority Reader

Dad's First Goodbye: When Your Oldest Goes to College

Pretty terrific:

I was dreading it for months. Months. The idea of saying good-bye to my oldest child as I shipped him off to college was a milestone I didn’t look forward to. The concept of not having – after 18 years parenting – all of my offspring under one roof was just downright weird. Uncomfortable. And a bit unsettling. I’m an emotional guy. To know me is to know that. I get teary-eyed over something nearly every day. Someone’s Facebook post. An inspirational quote. There’s a new cereal commercial that gets me every time I see it. That’s who I am. And I’ve gotten quite comfortable being that way.
Continue reading>>>

Your Ad Here


Popular Posts