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Fatherless Daughters, Forgiving and Healing | originally posted, March 23, 2007

The experience proved to be, cathartic, energizing, and ultimately paving the way for my journey to forgiveness and healing. Along the journey, I discovered that I was not alone in my experience with father absence, and more particularly, I was not alone as an African American female. There is extensive data available that speaks to the impact of father absence on the male child, but by comparison, very little data is available with regard to the impact for females and