The Conversation I Was Never Prepared to Have

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How one doctor’s appointment felt like a life sentence for one writer.

Depression. A Part of the Human Condition

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When looking at the rich complexities of his own and other people’s life with depression, a man can still end up on the side of hope.

Halo Effect – Helping You Make Poor Judgements

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Despite being well aware of the adage – “Don’t judge a book by its cover” – our not-so-smart-brains fail us on this every time.

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A summer cleaning project digs up a man’s painful, buried memories.

To My Partner, Walk Beside Me

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Even when we can’t walk the same footsteps, we can still walk the same path. A letter to the one you love.

How Your Bitter Divorce Broke Us Children

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Divorce can be amicable or ugly, and what happens to the children can last a lifetime.

How Men Can Support Women Post Sexual Abuse

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Two years ago his wife was kidnapped, stabbed, shot and sexually assaulted by nine men. Here’s the story, the mistakes he made in trying to help and the lessons he wants to put into the world for other men who may find themselves in a similar situation.

Driving Away from Restitution

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A fathers drops off a coat to his daughter, a coat she will need to take with her when she goes to the halfway house for drug addiction.

Why I Won’t Date (For Now)

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A young man, at the apparent prime of his dating life, decides to give up on dating

Is It As Simple As Asking, Or Does There Need To Be a Moment?

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Kurt Bird has had partners who pushed him into sex before he was ready for it, and it never felt right. So, what’s next?

Defining Moments: They Can Get F*&^%ed

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How can you escape an abusive past—a victim of bullying where no one believes you—without having those moments define you? One man’s story.

I, Millennial

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Tired of the ‘adults’ who hate on Millennials? Here’s a response.

All Souls’ Day

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Steven Garbin’s depression brings him perilously close to suicide. His support network brought him back.

What to the Child of Domestic Violence is Father’s Day?

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A regular GMP contributor discusses his own troubled childhood and argues that society might be better served with a single Caregiver’s Day intended to acknowledge the contributions of all the people who have an impact on a child’s well-being.

What Marijuana Means to Me

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For Grace, marijuana represents the destruction of her family.

I Will No Longer Profit From Other People’s Infidelity

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After years of owning a website that catered to people who were committing adultery, a man decides to no longer enable these affairs, and closes down his discussion boards.