Gift Idea: Days With My Father

Gift Idea: Days With My Father

Sarah Rae Smith
Jun 18, 2010

In 2006, Phillip Toledano's mother passed away and with that act, the veil was lifted between himself and the mental state of his father. His father lacks short-term memory and Phillip decided to start a photo journal recording daily interactions between them. His work has recently been released as a book and we hope you find it as beautiful and touching as we do.

With the loss of short-term memory comes a sense of loneliness and loss. Not remembering where the people around you have gone can leave an unimaginable hole inside of you. Phillip's photos and commentary weave a heart-warming story of life and the strength and frailty of it at the same time.

You can find the book at Amazon for $13.57 (on sale) and be sure to head over to his website to check out a preview of what the book holds. Click the bottom of each screen to make the story continue moving - it's a lovely site, presentation and story.

Thanks Phillip!

(Images: Phillip Toledano)

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