A Parent Is Born
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A Parent Is Born

I Was Convinced My Mother was A Terrible Parent

Moving in with my dad changed everything

My dad grew up dirt poor near Concord, North Carolina, with his mother, sister, brother, and grandmother. His mother kicked his father out when my dad was about four years old.

According to him, his father was an illiterate drunk.



Because the moment a child is born, a parent is born, too.

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Amateur writer and full-time mom with a lot of ambition. Lover of coffee, reading, and knowledge. Film & Feline enthusiast. Top writer in Parenting