Bright, articulate, and charismatic, former journalist and police spokesman McIntosh Polela has been on African television screens for many years. But behind a dazzling career, Polelaas troubled past haunts him. When he was a child, both his parents disappeared, leaving him and his sister Zinhle to suffer years of abuse. The story of Polelaas journey to uncover the truth, this candid autobiography shares the journalistas turmoil as he confronts his father about his motheras brutal death and faces the worst dilemma a son can ever confront: How can he possibly forgive when his father remains a remorseless, cruel, and heartless murderer?The only time I remembered having my picture taken was with a group of boys at our first communion. ... aYour mom was determined to get your father to pay maintenance for you two. ... At that time I made my income from sewing, so I would hastily sew you some rather funny-looking clothes just to keep you covered andanbsp;...
|Title||:||My Father, My Monster|
|Publisher||:||Jacana Media - 2011|