The Independent has a story about Oran Canfield, son of Chicken Soup for the Soul author and millionaire motivational speaker Jack Canfield. Oran has just written a memoir, Freefall, that tells how his father walked out on the family when Oran was a baby. Since then Oran has drifted through a series of jobs – juggler, musician and heroin addict (ok, so that’s not strictly a job) – and is now touring with his band Child Abuse and living in squats, while he waits to inherit $250K from his grandmother on his 40th birthday. Is his misery down to his father’s desertion, his father’s success or nothing to do with his father at all?
Read the full article in The Independent.