Rick Belden gives readers a name for what they have always known about themselves.
Rick Belden is the author of Iron Man Family Outing: Poems about Transition into a More Conscious Manhood. His book is widely used in the United States and internationally by therapists, counselors, and men’s groups as an aid in the exploration of masculine psychology and men’s issues, and as a resource for men who grew up in dysfunctional, abusive, or neglectful family systems. His second book, Scapegoat’s Cross: Poems about Finding and Reclaiming the Lost Man Within, is currently awaiting publication. He lives in Austin, Texas.
Rick Belden asks, what will become of him, now that women look right through him as if he weren’t there at all?
Although being a highly sensitive person is equally common among women and men, being a sensitive man remains misunderstood.
‘Leave your father alone when he comes home from work’ is a warning most boys find hard to heed. Rick Belden was no exception.
Rick Belden shares some of his thoughts on why elders seem to be largely absent from the lives and experience of younger men.
The nightmare of infection ends here. Poet Rick Belden and visual artist Staci Poirier on the infectious nature of family violence.
Rich Seigel remembers being dropped off at college. Literally. Quite different than today’s series of events, seminars and classes as 26 years later he drops his own daughter off.
Nathalie Foy Ponders Differences in Kids’ Education
Many times the answer is not a new kitchen, or new cabinets. Updates and upgrades can add tremendous storage and organization!
Sami Jankins shares how to find the perfect gift for someone you care about without spending a lot of time or money.
A film that assures kids that there is nothing wrong with being different.
The MLB playoffs start this week; but not for Lee Pietruszewski’s Minnesota Twins. And that’s OK.
Dr. Vibe asks Rodney Kellum if blacks and whites are talking about the same things when it comes to race.
The average person spends four years of his or her life looking down at a cellphone. Prince Ea tells us why we must refuse to let technology control us.
Ben Shaberman was a vegetarian who met a vegan woman. He became a vegan. And he realized that this was good for the environment, and himself.
We’re having a powerful Twitter chat about healing for male survivors of sexual abuse on Wednesday October 1st 9:00pm Est
Jordan Gray says that in order to be an amazing lover, you have to be honest about whether you’re performing or focusing on pleasure.
Sharing a Netflix movie doesn’t have to be the highlight of your romantic evenings together. Here’s a way to keep the romantic fires burning ever brighter as your relationships matures…
It’s a sentiment I’ve always found perplexing–the idea that hope is less realistic than despair–and though many of my favourite works have negative outcomes, I’ve never felt that this gave them a verisimilitude that other films lack.
Have something to say about men in business? The Good Men Project is taking submissions.
Brandon Billinger recently realized that he hasn’t been completely honest with his son and hopes that his little white lies aren’t sending a bad message.
Tony Posnanski doesn’t think he’s romantic. You might disagree.
You expect to find declarations of love and heartbreak in books and poems… But what about on the bathroom wall, the freeway overpass or the cracked concrete?