On June 6, I was given the honor of coal leading a protest in the heart of Boulder, Colorado with some phenomenal community leaders for thousands of people. The words spoken in my speech were written with much thought, prayer, and consideration. These are those words…

Can I be honest?

After 25 years without him, I chose to forgive him

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It used to be that whenever people talk about their “father wounds,” I would dismiss them immediately.

I never even knew my dad growing up, I’d think to myself. Folks should deal with their crap and move on; that’s what I did. At least, that’s what I thought I’d done…

Marcus Lee

Musician | Filmmaker | Speaker | *Author | Fatherlessness is part of my story, not the end.

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