Seven Writers On Fathers and Fatherhood

Christy Wampole, Steve Edwards, Gretchen Marquette and More

June 17, 2016  By Literary Hub

Gretchen MarquetteGretchen Marquette on the unexpected poetry of her father’s life as a cop.

christy wampole“Drugs allow you to simulate leaving.” Christy Wampole on fathers and addiction.

reading fatherPatrick Ryan remembers the last book his father ever read.

hamlet ghostSix father-son tales without the fathers and sons: a reading list from Adam Ehrlich Sachs

fathers and sonsSteve Edwards on how fatherhood is bad for his writing career, but good for his writing.

bad dadsDive bars, pro wrestling, and card games: Allison Wright hangs out with her dad.

squid whale“There’s a squid in this bed!” Chris Forhan on his son Oliver, a 4-year-old poet.

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