Influenced by his passion for learning

The following essay is adapted from a talk originally given at SUNY Geneseo in December 2016. For 30 years my father was a truck driver for Wegmans, a family-owned grocery chain based in Rochester, NY. A proud, reserved man, he rose each morning well before me and my siblings, and he would be gone…

via When My Father Wasn’t Driving Trucks, He Was Reading — Literary Hub

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