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Illusions of my Father

How Does a Boy without a Father Become a Man?

A sepia photo of my mother, father, and me when I was about three-years-old.
My father, my mother and me, when I was about three-years-old

All memories are but reconstructions.

We believe that our memories are like video recordings of our earlier lives, but they are animations recorded by artists as an interpretation of life events. Here, then, are the illusions of my…




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Loren A Olson MD

Loren A Olson MD

Gay father; Psychiatrist; Award-winning author FINALLY OUT. Chapter excerpt here: Top writer on Medium. Not medical advice.

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