I studied my amorphous twenty-five year-old self and said, “Enough is enough.”
Haze (v): (1) Drive in a specific direction while on horseback; (2) Force to perform strenuous, humiliating, or dangerous tasks
This is a comment by wellokaythen on the post “Let’s Stop Faulting Boys and Start Channeling Their Energy”.
William Haylon novel describes a young man’s struggle to belong by proving himself on the basketball court and off.
This is a comment by Rick on the post “Real Men Don’t Watch Sports”. While sports sometimes have a tendency to seem violent and bring out hostile “manly” attitudes, someone who has lived through them has a different perspective.
Recent studies show, “Each season the average college football player receives more than 1,000 blows to the head.”
With his beloved Giants up 1-0 on the Detroit Tigers, Jim Jividen takes time to reflect on San Francisco’s track record in the World Series.
It was the Yellow Wasps versus the Highlight Cupcakes. Actually, it was a 36 year old, out-of-shape dad, versus fourteen seven-year-old girls.
There are two types of guys—bank walkers, as they say in Texas, are guys who are unashamed about their nakedness. Drew Diaz on the man code and gym culture.
Liam Day explores how the art of sport is represented through some of the greatest athletes alive, most prominently in Wimbledon champion Roger Federer.
Telling your daughter she can be strong and capable will never be the same as letting her find it out for herself.
Great sex is not about size, stamina, or technique
Dewaine Farria struggles with how to raise a secular child in a world that bombards them with religious messages.
Looking for a way to keep the kids active and away from the TV screen this summer? Tom Sturges has a few tips for parents.
“When men are unaware of their gender privilege, boundary violations occur,” writes psychologist Sandy Peace.
Leo Babauta has a simple trick to combat procrastination, and he’s sharing it with the rest of us.
While no child is perfect, there is much to learn when it comes to interacting with others and negotiating ongoing and important relationships.
When a story takes hold of, transports, and truly transforms us, it’s more than the power of connection at work. It’s seeing ourselves in the face of another.
Donald D’Haene looks at gay pride celebrations from two very different points of view.
Stephen Smith excused the abuser and blamed the victim. His attitude is not helpful.
How Nate Bagley discovered that love is not a weakness.
Marc Hudson, the director of 100 conversations, talks about about men, fatherhood, divorce, and custody.
Eating disorders are on the rise in teenage boys, and parents need to rethink how we talk to our boys about their bodies. Anne Theriault offers 24 helpful ideas.
Charles Orlando calls out the folks who say that some guys are just born cheaters who can’t help themselves.
Thomas Fiffer shares a single, simple pitfall that happy people avoid.
Bob Marrow could not talk about his son’s death for 25 years.