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Fatherless Daughters

Father's Day 2016

Chef Rossi | Posted 06.06.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Chef Rossi

I had been trying to run away from home for almost as long as I had lived in one. When I was 6, while we were summering in Florida, yes, summer in ...

The Fatherless Woman and Her Expectations of Men

Tiffani Crenshaw | Posted 03.17.2017 | Black Voices
Tiffani Crenshaw

I think that sometimes we expect the men in our life to love us more than we love ourselves. We may not even realize that we are doing this! It will never be that way. Harsh, but it has taken me two long-term relationships and a marriage later to realize this fact. I love coming and blogging about this topic because I'm truly about helping other fatherless women understand their pain and overcome from it.

Finding Fatherhood

Dominique N. Mack | Posted 03.11.2017 | Parents
Dominique N. Mack

I know that I have a partner and I never have to parent alone. My daughter's father not only takes care of her, he takes care of his family. Late nights and early mornings he tirelessly gives of himself without a word of complaint.

Finding Dad

Kara Sundlun | Posted 08.13.2014 | GPS for the Soul
Kara Sundlun

For me seeing my kids celebrate Daddy is more than just a fun day in June. It's proof of an awesome monumental shift in my own life that started with my father righting a wrong.

A Fatherless Father's Day

Michelle Hanson | Posted 08.11.2014 | Women
Michelle Hanson

I have passed the rows of Father's Day cards when shopping for weeks now. It's like a knife to my heart every time.

WATCH: Bishop T.D. Jakes Explains What Every Fatherless Child Needs To Know

OWN | Posted 09.09.2013 | OWN

On an all-new episode of "Oprah's Lifeclass," Bishop T.D. Jakes and Oprah continue the conversation on fatherless children -- the sons and daughters w...

WATCH: How To Parent A Fatherless Daughter

OWN | Posted 07.23.2013 | OWN

Women who have grown up without their fathers often struggle in relationships, as they haven't had a strong male role model to teach them. Whether the...

WATCH: A Daddyless Daughter's Heartbreaking Story Of Abandonment

OWN | Posted 07.18.2013 | OWN

When Kendall was 8 years old, her father showed up to her private elementary school and said to the teacher, "I'm here to pick up my daughter." As Ken...

WATCH: The Huge Mistake 'Daddyless Daughters' Make

OWN | Posted 07.17.2013 | OWN

Women who grow up without fathers often struggle with feelings of low self-esteem and unworthiness. Iyanla Vanzant calls these women "daddyless daught...