Jackie Summers presents a parable of seasonal change.
As I clean my place, I realize that what I’m sweeping and wiping away used to be a part of me (literally).
Strip clubs are straightforward: girls dance naked for money and guys pay to be chauvinists. Not exactly the best place to find yourself a date … right?
“Betty was the first woman I dated seriously after my marriage ended, and everything about her screamed trouble from the very start.” Jackie Summers goes to the Dominican Republic and gets more than he bargained for.
Jackie Summers asks us to ignore, for a moment, the fact that threatening the life of a president is treason.
Jackie Summers, on the early adopters of internet dating, and pain that gets locked away but never really goes away.
Jackie Summers with part three of his “Exquisite Lover” series. This time, he talks about intimacy and artistry.
Jackie Summers on technique: “Technique is noticed most markedly in the case of those who have not mastered it.” ~ Leon Trotsky
“No matter what the circumstances are, you have to give people hope. You have to let them know there is light up there, … and that is what we are trying to do, too.” – Dikembe Mutombo
His grandfather taught him how to be a man. His death left him questioning himself. — I called him “Papa” growing up and idolized him when I was a kid. Not so much during my[Read More…]
A gentle, soft-spoken giant, the father of Trayvon Martin cleans stain off son’s image with a talk at PA college.
Fortunately, the US is making strides in reducing substance misuse, especially among teenagers.
Brandon Davis on where people go wrong in mixing love and lust.
About a two-and-a-half-hour drive east of Los Angeles along the Twentynine Palms Highway, a tiny intersection brings you to the town of Joshua Tree, population 7,414.
You can have a great long-term love, but you have to stop being terrible to each other.
When do many boys and men lose the ability to connect with one another?
After Azul comes out to his wife – it turns out she’s gay too – he learns how to be a single dad. And then he goes to a coming out group.
Neil Hill wants to know what can be classified as ‘terror’.
Mike Kasdan recaps the rise of The Beard, the year it took for sexual assaults by a Duke basketball player to finally come to roost, and a storybook ending of Daddy getting traded home.
David Toussaint looks at exactly why we hate Madonna – and wonders if there’s a double standard going on.
Activist wants investigation into why a protest, which city officials had prior knowledge of, was cut short when police reopened a blocked road.
How often do we have the opportunity to hear the life story of our fallen youth? To hear the stories that make them the people that they were at the time of their death and a permanent fixture in our souls.
Carrie Cariello, whose boy Jack has autism, has answers … to the questions every parent with a child like hers asks.
There is no one kind of man. There is no one kind of trans-man. And every story matters.
“I find it paradoxical that we live in a society where love of difference makes one the same, while love of sameness makes one different.”
Veteran Airman Nicholas Miele skillfully juxtaposes a personal rite of passage with a personal loss.
Watch 5 years in the life on one young transguy, as his voice and pictures tell the story of how he’s grown not just as a man, but as a person.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.