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The Saturday Night I Caught my Father Ignorantly Watching Soft-Core Pornography

Of Course, I Told my Mother

A picture of me and my dad outside a synagogue at one of my ex-best friends’ weddings; I’m in my early to mid-20s, wearing a teal dress and silver shoes and my father is dressed in a striped navy suit. His face is drooping on one side because he had a tumour on his facial nerve that had spread to his brain.
Photo from Writer’s Personal Collection

During my Grade 11 Christmas break, my mother and sister went to Florida with my grandparents, leaving me at home with my dad for over two weeks.
We actually got along pretty well and had a pretty good time; we went out to eat a lot since neither of us was a good cook, and went to a…

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Robin Christine Honigsberg

Robin Christine Honigsberg

Sensitive eccentric.Writes mainly short stories & about living w/several mental illnesses.3xOD survivor.Top Writer in “Reading.” Editor-“Eclectic Everythings”