Comment of the Day: ‘For three years I was subject to extreme homophobic abuse’

Beaten up as a kid for being a ‘fag’ has left me wounded inside.

16 Things That are Awesome about Having a 16-Year-Old

Are you in the parents of a 16-year-old club?

5 of the Best Grad Advice Tips–No Matter What Grade

Boys, Men, All: You don’t need to have it all figured out right now.

Sometimes I Want to Run Away From My Teenagers

Parenting teenagers will not make you happy, but you will laugh when you read this.

How Stories Help You Get What You Want in Life

Stories have a way of making us dream. But they can also help us let go and move on to what’s next.

Terminator: Adolescent Day

10 Reasons you should be afraid when your teenager bonds with technology.

An Open Letter to Parents with Sons

Melanie Campbell shares words of wisdom for raising boys.

When Families Move, High School Students May Suffer

Regardless of the circumstances, a move during adolescence can have negative effects on how teens perform in school.

Stop Criminalizing Teens for Sexting

Teens are native tech users — they use their phones like they use their hands.

Teenage Insanity Syndrome Affects Teens and Adults

The other day I gave my wife the look. At 7:30 on a Thursday morning, I was finished. We love him, but our teenage son is driving us mad.

I Know Owen Labrie

Nathan Graziano realizes he is a part of the culture that created Owen Labrie. We all are.

WTF Is Puberty?

TomSka tells you everything you need to know about puberty in 7 minutes.

The Fear of a Boy from Gresham

Imagination reigns supreme in the mind of a boy.

How to Teach Children About Desire

Stephen Scott Whitaker raises the uncomfortable yet important subject of one’s children’s burgeoning sexuality.

The Bumpy Ride of Adolescence

Adolescence isn’t easy. It never is. The answers are just so… ambiguous.

When You’re Thirteen

Jarrett Neal considers that familiar rite of passage from childhood to adolescence–the boys’ locker room.