Single male Parents are a rare category, but like single moms are one of the hardest jobs. Being a single guy who has taken on the responsibility of three children within three years, I now understand the struggle. However, the reward is better than any physical item, its purity. I am struggling more than ever yet am happier than ever before. The humble person I have become is someone I am thankful to be. Thanks to them, I feel I didn’t just keep them out of foster care, but they saved me as well. I am much more aware and have experienced so many life lessons these past few years that has made me the person I am today. I stay true to who I am through their innocence because having to be a mentor and guide someone takes all other unnecessary influences away from my main goals. The procrastination I used to embrace is now virtually gone because there is no tolerance for it as a parent
From three years ago until now, the amount of change has been phenomenal. I take each day as if I am a bull ready to charge. One thing I have learned is the strength parents can achieve. I am a much stronger person than I was. The hardship is real, though, I am doing my absolute best, but the effects are excruciating. Depression can quickly happen as a parent because financially, socially, and even emotionally, parents may lose it all. The strength is when you notice even though you lost so much, still push forward for the children’s best interest!
Single Male Parents Single male Parents used to be a rare category, and like single moms are one of the hardest jobs. Being a single guy who has taken on the responsibility of three children within three years, I now […]