Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Remembering Dad

A year later, I think of him every day with his reminders always with me: the dog-eared and worn bird book, the return of the first editions of the “Swallows and Amazons” books that were his childhood reading, the championship ring from the Toledo Goaldiggers’ Turner Cup victory, the phone number still in my phone, the voice-mail messages recovered and saved, and all the other pieces.

As long as I remember you, Dad, you’re not really gone.

Dad with Tupper circa 1954

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