Posts Tagged ‘Father’

You never know how your family is going to react when you appear on national TV. In 2003, I was invited to appear on Ready Steady Cook. When it was broadcast, I was surprised by the reaction from my parents. I talked about it on the radio station I was working on at the time […]


Father Figure

17Sep13

I don’t think my dad ever understood why I didn’t want to be like him. He was a hard hat construction worker most of his life. He worked as a piping supervisor on petro-chemical plants all over the world, a real man’s man. He used to describe anyone who stood on a stage, in front […]