Why A Man Sometimes Needs to Quit

Six reasons to stop being so overcommitted.

A Mom’s Advice to Her Son on Trauma

At the worst moment in his life, Tim Mousseau’s mom told him the most beautiful thing he ever heard.

Suicide Through the Cracks: the One the System Missed

This is what suicide looks like, when you would do anything to make the pain go away.

Playing the Hand You’re Dealt

When you realize your Rock God is mortal.

Can You Become Hooked On Suicidal Thoughts?

You might be surprised to learn that, for some people, pervasive suicidal thoughts and actions can have addictive qualities.

Loving Dangerously: Why You Have to Let Go of Those Who Reject Help

You can’t help those who don’t want it.

5 Ways to Support a Loved One Struggling With Addiction

Be skeptical, be unafraid, and take care of yourself. Some of the advice Britni de la Cretaz has on how to help a loved one battling addiction.

What Does it Mean to Have ‘Enough’?

Tom Matlack reflects on the world buzzing around him and wonders why there is the seemingly unquenchable thirst for “more”.

When I Take a Picture of My Son’s Smile, I Miss His Actual Smile

Matt Brennan knows technology makes his life easier. But it also makes it easier for him to disengage with real life.

The Slow Train of Addiction

Being the parent of someone who struggles with serious addiction must be a living hell.

A Dad’s Letter to His Long Gone Father and the Unending Quest to Forgive

Tim Lineaweaver shares his heartfelt letter to his father who is no longer here. It is an epistle that demands answers from one who cannot respond.

What if Addicts Received Effective Treatment Instead of Prison Time?

The war on drugs, poor treatment programs, and the social stigma of addiction have caused an epidemic of suffering among young addicts and their families.

Connect To Your Family Not Your Phone

Are you using your portable devices or are they using you?

Midlife: Welcome to Your Independence Day!

Sean Swaby says Independence Day isn’t a date on the calendar. It’s an amazing, adventurous time of life.

Intimacy, Sex, and Romantic Love After Addiction

Kevin Griffin discusses his own evolution and growth into truly happy relationships.

One Story Every Man Must Be Willing and Able to Share

The one story restored her respect for her husband and hope for their marriage. — I’m not a man and will never be able to fully understand their deepest fears and motivations. But, my husband tells me that a man’s ego is like a fragile egg in the hands of his wife, regardless of how […]