Isobel is our first baby, so it’s difficult to compare having a baby during coronavirus to other times. But it does seem like a strange time to have a baby. There are many disadvantages to the current situation. But there are also some interesting advantages, particularly for me as a father. Read full article2 comments
Archive — Fatherhood
Stephen Bush: On the Tube, I saw the father I’d never met – and was happy to find that I had nothing to say to him
An extraordinary piece of writing by Stephen Bush, about bumping into someone who didn’t know he was his father.
I’ve learned to enjoy the upsides of having an absent father. One is that you don’t have flaws like everyone else, merely kinks that the missing parent would have ironed out had he stuck around.