Happy Father’s Day! Here is this week’s list of comic strips, poems, and other links from my favourite corners of the web.
I’m Not a Father, so Stop Acknowledging Me on Father’s Day via AmberLeventry. Humans sure are strange sometimes. I can’t imagine making this mental leap. Can you?
Why Scientists Once Used Taste Tests as Paternity Tests. I honestly thought this was a joke when I first read the title. Humans sure are creative.
Two Dads Adopt a Son with Autism. I love a happy ending. Don’t you?
How to Be a Caring Father via 04fsbryntin. Bryntin is a blogger I discovered a few months ago after a friend of mine retweeted something he said. He has a tongue-in-cheek writing style that I think is hilarious. I hope you like it, too.
A Father’s Duties via notquiteold. Being a parent doesn’t end when your child turns 18. It was interesting to see how this blogger’s relationship with her dad evolved in an emotionally healthy way well into adulthood.
From My Father’s Hats:
Sunday mornings I would reach
high into his dark closet while standing
on a chair and tiptoeing reach