I Never Had a Father

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 18 People

    Where Are the Male Role Models?????

    I have been brought up by my nan, dad (grandfather), and mum. My biological father left when my mum was pregnant with me, which led to me being an only child. I firstly must say i've propbably had a better life without him as he went through a drink and drug problem in later...
    irfonhouse irfonhouse
    22-25
    Jan 20, 2009

    as a child I always wondered were he was.

    I would sit outside in the park at night & gaze into the dark sky lost in thought. asking 100 questions that I couldn't answer and couldn't ask my mother. Now she's not around to ask. I wasted too much time just being scared not wanting to ask. But it's alright I don't think...
    mor3no mor3no
    22-25, F
    Jun 15, 2014

    I grew up with my grandparents.

    My mother had a relationship with my father. He was abusive time to time, he had come issues with his life, I have heard that he robbed some close relative of his family and when my mother was pregnant with me he left. He once called our neighbour and asked if the baby is a girl...
    melodie9 melodie9
    22-25, F
    Mar 28, 2014

    I never got to know my father

    as a child since my parents separated by the time I was a year old. My father then moved from ATL to Pittsburgh where he met his second wife and her two kids. I would spend my summers with them and having a dad and a brother was all that I had ever wanted. At 12 I was taken away...
    mlemieux19 mlemieux19
    36-40, M
    May 28, 2015
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