Why is Fatherlessness An Epidemic in America?

In my ongoing research about Fatherless Daughter Syndrome and related topics, I have recently found resources that discuss some of the causes of fatherlessness that were previously not on my radar on a conscious level. I’m posting the video clip below and this commentary to encourage thoughtfulness in the hope of preventing another generation of […]

Journaling to Heal – Writing About My Father at Thanksgiving

The Sunday before Thanksgiving is a significant day for me. In 1996, it was the last day I saw my father alive and well. And in 2008, the Sunday before Thanksgiving was the day my father died. I first wrote about my relationship with my father while journaling privately on and off over the years. […]

Learn to See Your Father through Your Spiritual Eyes

Author, motivational speaker, attorney, and relationship expert Iyanla Vanzant has been sharing her wisdom and humanness for decades via Oprah and independently. I came across a tweet of hers that seemed relevant to healing father-daughter relationships in this community. As we learn to see each other through our spiritual eyes, the physical differences will cease to […]