The making of the family black sheep

I am the black sheep of the family,” she confessed. “These types of things never go well.

Recently, a girlfriend of mine was lamenting the fact she had a family reunion coming up this summer. I was surprised to learn she was so anxious about the event. 

It reminded me of a story I wrote many moons ago for National Post -- the content of which, sadly, still holds true today. If you're the black sheep of the family, or arguably as importantly, the favourite child, give it a read and share your thoughts. The article was published in National Post - Oct 2009 read the full article