Conquering Fear With Understanding

Conquering Fear by Lisa Jacobs

Ty Phillips explains how fear flows from ignorance.

These Are The Realities Facing Transgender Youth

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I wanted to scream for a 10-year-old boy, who was so scared to cause pain to his family and receive harassment from his peers, he was willing to lock up his feelings inside of him.

The Five Stages of Grief and Loss in Divorce

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When a marriage dies and sadness hits, it’s the sadness that will heal you.

Unconditional Acceptance of Yourself

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Could you accept every single thing about yourself, just as you are, without feeling that it needs to be changed?

The Last Taboo—Is It More Acceptable to Have an STD Than Depression?

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Limpet Girl asks why we don’t talk about the mental health issues affecting men—those who are least likely to seek help and most likely to need it.

Why You Need to Experience a Group Hug

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In the heart of a group hug, powers of the universe living inside every one us, unlock to heal untold hurts.

9 Things Successful Couples Do Differently

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Want to be happier in your relationship? Kali Rogers shows you how.

Your Biggest First Date Worries…Solved

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Nervous before a first date? No need.

Our First Christmas with His Mom [video]

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The first Christmas with your significant other’s family can be nerve-wracking. But what if you’re a gay couple, both from small towns?

Men and the Fine Art of Surrender

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Surrendering to “what is” can be one of the most courageous acts a human being can choose to do –here’s why…

The Difference Between Tolerance And Acceptance

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We need to stop interchanging the words “tolerance” and acceptance”, Brynn Tarrenhill says. Tolerance is no longer enough. Here’s how this can change.

My Thinning Years: Starving the Gay Within

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On the day of my mother’s funeral, my father had quadruple bypass surgery. It was an odd blessing for my siblings and me.

If Robin Williams Was Your Dad: A True Story

If Robin Williams Was by Amy Scher

Amy Scher’s father chose to end his own life. She’s proud of him, and she never judged his decision.

The Darkest (and Best) Dad-and-Daughter Ad I’ve Ever Seen

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What happens when a dad realizes how their town is treating his goth daughter?

A Dad’s Open Letter to the Homophobic Parents Caught on Video Throwing Their Gay Son Away

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When Rob Watson viewed the shocking on-line video, he saw red. He confronts Daniel Pierce’s family on what it means to be a parent in this open letter.

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.