Category Archives: Brian Prager

Close to heaven, Crushed at the gate

It’s a failing that I have not posted with regular frequency here as time has rushed by. The reason is simple: it is a pain-filled activity and therefore, a hard discipline to stay with. But it is vital to my … Continue reading

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Transitional Objects

Sunday, June 19, 2016 I imagine (merely imagine) that if he could speak from this part of himself, it might sound something like this: “I have a father. Just like anyone, I have a father who loves me, who longs … Continue reading

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Hard Times, No More

 Hard Times There was a Camptown man who used to plow and sing He loved that mule and the mule loved him When the day got long as it does about now I’d hear him singing to his muley cow … Continue reading

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Erasure of the Father: Coercive Practices, Corrosive Effects In Japanese International Parental Child Abduction

ERASURE OF THE FATHER Coercive Practices, Corrosive Effects In Japanese International Parental Child Abduction BRIAN W. PRAGER ABSTRACT Erasure of the father, the expulsion of a caregiving natural parent from the lives of young children, is epidemic in Japan today. … Continue reading

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