Absentee Fathers Create a Prom Wonderland

Several male mentors worked together to create a dream come true

Father-Absence at the Prom in SE Washington, DC

Male mentors work together to provide an amazing night for Ballou High School students on their prom night in the nation’s capital. The assignment: write an essay on the impact of father absence in your life. The reward: a prom to remember, including shopping, makeovers, limos and a wonderful time!

I’m Gone’ Have to Kill Him

Overheard last week.

Man A: “Man, my son is tripping. Going home to get his stuff together”.
Man B: “What’s going on?”
Man A: “This little nixxx  is tripping. Coming in late, actin’ like he grown, got too much mouth for a 15 year old.
Man B: “So what you doing? What you saying?”
Man A: “See, I know my son. If I say something, he’s coming back with something and I’m going to have to kill him. So I don’t say nothin’. I’m going home and he don’t know it, but I’m putting him out. Today.”  [Read more…]