Monthly Archives: September 2016

Monthly Archives: September 2016

The Father Will Never Return To A Land That He Abandoned

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  bart plantenga “‘I killed the monsters. That’s what fathers do.’” • Fiona Wallace We lived outside Paterson in Hawthorne, NJ those early years and on VERY early Saturday mornings my parents, would head with me and my brother in the backseat to a market in Paterson just a few miles down the road. Here you could get heaps of damaged or unattractive vegetables for next to nothing and a 50-pound bag of potatoes for a dollar – staring back at the silvery, …