A Parent Is Born
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A Parent Is Born

This is a Mistake

Reflection on Father’s Day

It is always there, lurking, but fleetingly, as if the tendrilled remnants of some dream, or like a mayfly buzzing too close to the river’s dark surface — small, fitful, gone — no ripple of the dream from which even to rise, nothing to dream of at all. In the absence, this one question: Is this a mistake?

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Steven Lee Gilbert

Steven Lee Gilbert

Sharing, not too much, mostly with words, of the trials, errors, and revelations of becoming an American expat in Sicily. 📸 is philosophy