Fixing Father’s Day

Father’s Day weekend in New York tends to be beautiful, all early summer sun and soft breeze, some of the city’s best days. Holidays like Mother’s Day and Father’s Day are usually seen as opportunities to recognize the work of parenthood by giving the mother or father some amount of relief from their duties for a day.

But duties being duties, relief never really comes. One Father’s Day weekend about either years ago, my mother…

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Roblin Meeks

Roblin Meeks

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Essayist, lapsed professional philosopher, associate dean of ice cream. Author of creative nonfiction about work, love, self and other stuff. Welcome, pals.