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Listen: After Years of Silence, a Son Reconnects With His Homeless Father


Fred Christa speaks with his son, Stephen. - MICHAEL MARKS
  • Michael Marks
  • Fred Christa speaks with his son, Stephen.

Some of the stories you come across as a reporter are massive and complicated. Others are smaller, more intimate. 

The story below is the second kind — it's a story about two people, a father and a son, and how through a little reporting and luck, they found each other after years of silence. Listen or download below:

Read the text version of the story here.

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