Comic Emily Hartridge convinces us that marriage is worth our while (and dances in her cute pajama shorts).
Gint Aras has two decades of experience teaching, over ten of them in a Chicago-area community college. He writes a weekly column, True Community, about young men and education. His writing has appeared in St. Petersburg Review (forthcoming, 2014), Antique Children, Criminal Class Review, Curbside Splendor, Dialogo, Šiaurės Atėnai and other publications. He's a photographer and the author of the cult novel, Finding the Moon in Sugar. Check out his website, Liquid Ink. Follow Gint on Twitter @Gint_Aras and "like" him on Facebook.
No relationship is always easy. But having a partner with depression can be really difficult if you don’t understand what they’re going through.
As dads, brothers, sons, teachers and coaches we have the influence to make the “R” word a thing of the past.
Raising a boy when you’re not married to his mother is difficult, but sometimes it’s the right thing to do
We all face emotional problems that are too much to handle alone. But for men, asking for help is often a challenge. This guide helps you know if it’s time.
The source isn’t really important, it’s the inspiration to love that matters.
One man explains his elopement.
Neuroscience teaches us what it means to be human.
You think life is crazy now? Rick Rosner points out how much more crazy we have to look forward to.
Love letters can woo a heart, and maybe bring world peace. Jacqueline Stone shares some examples.
Shawn Henfling discusses the disturbing but age-old trend of public funding for private sports venues.
7 attitudes that have to change
Sex is important to health, especially when your wife has cancer. But don’t expect it to be the same as it was before.
Quickness to explain this tragedy by labeling the co-pilot as ‘depressed’ or ‘anxious’ could serve to further stigmatize and discourage openness and treatment for these common human conditions.
Bakers, florists and doctors have done it. Indiana just passed a law to encourage it, and Arkansas threatens to do the same. This gay dad has harsh words for two who have done it recently— tried to humiliate gay families by denying them service under the guise of “religious freedom.”
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.
Lodro Rinzler has a new take on the question every kid is asked: What do you want to be when you grow up?
What do we do when someone we know—a friend, a brother, a family member—is found to be abusing someone else? Saumya Arya Haas, with great sadness, decided what she needed to do.
There is a beauty in the human connection that comes from falling in love with someone you don’t know.
You know that moment when you’d like to rip her clothes off, and she’s given you the green light, and you are just too tired to care? That job.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.