The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi78° Mostly Sunny

Tonight

Lo53° Mostly Clear

Wednesday

Hi78° Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo52° Partly Cloudy

Thursday

Hi77° Mostly Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo49° Mostly Cloudy

Friday

Hi72° Partly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo46° Mostly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi64° Partly Sunny

Saturday Night

Lo45° Slight Chance Showers

Are things really better left unsaid?: The father-son dynamic is fraught with uncomfortable silence

Send to Kindle
Print This

MINNEAPOLIS — From the time Steve Anderson was 12, his relationship with his father had no warmth, just a slow burn.

William Cope Moyers spent decades with his famous father’s stature as a “self-imposed burden” on the road to addiction.

As the adopted black son of a white father, David Martin grew up “somewhat an outsider even in my own home.”

These three sons have traveled different paths with their fathers, but each found reconciliation where there once was alienation.

View my options or Sign in