From the Ashes Comes Love: A Stronger Family is Forged

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  I’ve heard my wife tell the story a handful of times over the twenty-plus years of our marriage. I am always moved by it, or more accurately, I identify strongly with it. It is a story of leaving your family behind too soon; not as a choice but because staying would be even more […]

A Dad Loses His Battle in the War Against Swearing

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It was a frosty morning and a father was about to face his Waterloo against swearing. He was going down. Here’s what happened.

7 Reasons People Withdraw in Relationships

7 Reasons Partners Withdraw

It’s not your imagination–that sudden, inexplicable distance between you and your partner. Lisa Arends explains.

I’m Angry A Lot

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Focusing on anger to find peace

10 Steps to Anger Management

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Steve Spring offers 10 healthy tips for calming down when your rage is rising.

Guys, Our Anger is Killing Us—Literally

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Anger is part of life but Tor Constantino shares research that finds it’s also an increasing contributor in our deaths.

The Strongest There Is

The Strongest by Tim Norris

Cabot O’Callaghan sees the toxic masculinity in his favorite comic book character.

13 Things You Need to Know When She Doesn’t Want to Bone You

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It’s time guys stopped seeing ‘The Friend Zone’ as some awful hell where women put men, and bone up on what’s really happening when she says no to sex.

In relationship to my kids, I am humbled at what they have taught me

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One reader connected deeply with a story about what we can learn from children.

The (Positive) Value Of Anger in Finding Love

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Dr. Nerdlove on how to manage anger in a proper manner.

Thar He Blows

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What would happen if more people expressed their feelings (all of them) at an extreme? Brian Rutter gives us one example and asks if it works.

How Rape, Anger And Missed Opportunities Taught Me About Living The Life Of My Dreams

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A true story about following your passions no matter what life puts in your way.

Open Message to an Angry Young Man (from an ex-angry-young-man)

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Ben Gallup was an angry young man. Now he wants to keep others from going down that path.

Done Punching Walls: How I’m Saving My Marriage

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Rory Caldwell was an angry man. After seeing himself through his son’s eyes, he’s now healing himself, his marriage, and his family.

When She Gets Mad, Try Not to See Red

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Richard Gatley, a clinical psychologist, observes that men and women can experience anger differently. He explains what he sees and teaches men how to lovingly respond.

Being In A Relationship – The Challenge Of Change

The Challenge of Change

Trying not to fall off the boat called relationship. Steven Lake looks at the challenges and opportunities that change offers.