Parents Guide: The cheque I got for those photos paid the arrears on the house. Did you date when you were a teenager? Later, in the living room, he pins my son to the living room carpet. The only sign of change was her clothes, the red jumper of Sunday replaced by a lemon yellow that did nothing for her skin.
I turned to my girl—she stood staring at Kimble, vacantly—and I told her to run and get the tarp from the corner. Sari Botton. They represented an intimacy I rarely experienced with him otherwise. I was done after that. Instead of feeling grey with tiredness, head pounding from too much coffee, I felt energised, hope pulsing through my veins.
And you know what, Mr.
Daddy’s Little Angel
I balked at this, and he took it as a judgement on his own parenting. When I was a child, it seemed my dad only touched to hurt. Watch now. Frustration was filling me. In my experience, this dysfunction defines how dads relate to their sons, not just as children, but as adults too.
What It’s Like to Date Your Dad
Not here. I thought, Maybe Grandpa got techy? These questions are not only at the core of this exhibition, but of a debate about the sexualization of young girls that far exceeds the parameters of the art world. There was an acoustic guitar in the far corner of the room, dusty from lack of use. Do you ever think about what would happen if you broke up?