Quitting Football

Quitting In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure. Bill Cosby Do not impose on others what you yourself do not desire. Confucius I desire so to conduct the affairs of this administration that if at the end… I have lost every other friend on earth, I […]

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Some Fathers never know they have a child

Some Fathers                        For  Devin, Chase,  David  2012   Some fathers never know they have a child.     Taken by circumstances…..           death, lust, ignorance, occupation….     some fathers leave their child      as they do their breath    not knowing it’s there    or its value   Some fathers go back for their child   […]

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Trust Yourself Before You Speak

By Bob Rannigan  Thefatherconnection.com Imagine for a moment you are in a situation where one more next step could mean your life.  Looking out at a mind quieting valley from behind a fence that keeps you from plummeting to your death, you can see and feel the peace of beauty.   You might even lean against […]

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Loving your child’s mother

As fathers we embody the response to our children’s lives.  Healthy, clear thinking men prioritize their children’s health and development.  Considering where our children are nourished, we inevitably come to their mothers.  All children drink from the stream of their mothers’ lives. When we enter the stream of our children’s mothers, whether it is mentally, […]

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Quotes for fathers

As much life as one can conceive will become part of that one’s experience.  Surrender everything that denies its beauty and peace and enjoy the song and dance of the joy of life. –Ernest Holmes The Self desires only what is real, thinks nothing but what is true.  –Chandogya Upanishad  Ch8 1.5 We have to […]

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