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Remembering Father’s Day

What kind of father did you have?

My dad with my twin sister Teresa and me-Photo from Teresa McGrath

Tomorrow is Father’s Day. It’s always a difficult day for me, since my father has been gone since 1965. But I still remember him fondly. To me he was creative, benevolent, and the orchestrator of fun times.

In our family, there were six children including two sets of twins. Because times were lean, my mother was the one who had to shoulder the responsibility of…




“The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.” (Frank Lloyd Wright) Non-fiction pieces, personal essays and occasional poems that explore how we feel about how we age and offer tips for getting the most out of life.

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Mary McGrath

Mary McGrath

Mary is a top writer in humor, short stories and poetry. She’s written for Newsweek, Wall St. Journal, Good Housekeeping, and Chicken Soup for the Soul.

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