Lesléa Newman
I Wish My Father

Headmistress Press
January 2021
9781733534567 / $15.00

I Wish My Father, the companion volume to I Carry My Mother, is a memoir-in-verse that explores Lesléa Newman’s journey as she cared for her father, during the last years of his life as his mental capacities became compromised and she tried to keep him safe while not compromising his dignity.