When talking about fatherhood no one mentions traveling a long distance (twice) to see a play in the company of adult children (for the second time) affectionately based in the universe of a series of books and movies that you’ve never read or seen. And that you’ll love the experience of sharing your children’s lives …

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This article in Melbourne’s Age newspaper caught my eye. It’s an interview with Claire Shipman and Katty Kay authors of a book called The Confidence Code: The Science and Art of Self-Assurance – What Women Should Know. Part of the article deals with what they describe as a “system we’ve all set up is one …

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Though parenting young children can be the most demanding of seasons in a person’s life, it is also a time that our minds return to with an increasing fondness as the years pass. Sarah Condon writes an essay on The Work Of Love which is parenting: It is hard to recognise that you are in …

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