Is America’s once great Jam Band only grateful for the cash? Jerry really is dead, man.
Nathan Graziano lives in Manchester, New Hampshire. He is the author of three collections of poetry---Not So Profound (Green Bean Press, 2003), Teaching Metaphors (Sunnyoutside Press, 2007) and After the Honeymoon (Sunnyoutside Press, 2009)—a collection of short stories, Frostbite (GBP, 2002), and several chapbooks of fiction and poetry. A chapbook of short prose pieces titled Hangover Breakfasts was recently published by Bottle of Smoke Press this fall. For more information, visit his website at NathanGraziano,com.
When we love, we can often stumble into loss. Nathan Graziano shares with us the story of one of his first loves, leaving us to reel in the heartbreaking reality that is loving someone with depression.
“My father and I—both stolid men—have always communed through baseball. Sports are and always will be a way in which men connect and speak the unspoken, articulate our ineffable emotions.”
Nathan Graziano would like to talk about our propensity for accepting bad behavior—as long as it is in the name of a win.
Reliving “the old days” with old friends can keep your soul young, and remind you that your body is older.
After ten years of marriage, Nathan Graziano is finding being alone a different challenge from his old single days.
Nathan Graziano was just coming around to believe in the altruistic and kind nature of humanity during the holiday season. Then Black Friday came along.
Nathan Graziano prefers to have relationships with former classmates separate from pageantry, the buffet and the crepe streamers strung from the ceiling.
Surely we know the difference between entertainment and real life? How then, wonders Nathan Graziano, do we explain the collective conversation about the arrest of Aaron Hernandez for the murder of Odin Lloyd.
Yoga pants aren’t just for the yoga studio anymore. And if the trend doesn’t die soon, Nathan Graziano may be doomed.
Suffering from panic attacks since college has been bad enough. Even more difficult is the thought that my kids will inherit them.
Three guys travel America in pursuit of the meaning of happiness. What is your take?
“I think they voices are my own, different parts of my conscious and subconscious mind…”
Vaughn Granier on how to slay the dragon within ourselves.
‘We now have a clear and direct through line tying rampant homophobia to resulting grief, isolation, and early mortality in heterosexual men.’
Poet, Duncan Christy, writes sonnets to pay homage to the psychic cleaning, healing, joy, and energy of running.
Steve Hinkle, founder of Not a Male Fail asks, “Is there something wrong with men wanting a genuine relationship with other guys?”
She grew up on the streets, dependent on the kindness of strangers that she called “strangels.” Now it’s her turn to give.
If there is one thing we’ve learned from love, it’s that it always comes with fear.
Should a college degree be a necessary prerequisite to being president, or is a degree unnecessary?
When all seems lost, keep pushing forward.
Here’s a hint, most leaders have the cart before the horse.
Snakes are not often seen as a parenting tool, but this time, the Sunshine Dad found them effective. Here’s how.
The best way to age with grace is to become more graceful about aging.
15 vital questions you should ask and answer before ending a long-term relationship.
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.