Stereotypes take many social forms, listen to the blind talk about their joy of cinema.
The Mighty Quinn–he guided me physically in life and now guides me spiritually on my journey to Boston.
I knew what he had done to live a healthy, full life with blindness, and I had seen how he climbed whatever mountain was in front of him. It was now Randy’s time to lean on me, and he did.
As it was the article that sparked our series on Athletes Overcoming Obstacles, we decided to rerun an excerpt from Steven Holcomb’s memoir about bobsledding and blindness.
Steven Holcomb was a world champion bobsledder. But he had a secret. He was going blind. Here is an excerpt from his new memoir.
Whether childhood circumcision is acceptable or not is an ethical question, not a medical one. Chuck Ross asks, why did we ever circumcise boys?
A short film by Dan Guilbeault, who lost his sight at an early age but eventually re-found his best friend.
“An Irish daughter struggles with her relationship with her mother, who drinks, beats, goes blind, loses her sanity. The stories in this aptly titled book are relentless, full of terror, frighteningly true. Ethel Rohan’s rhythms will get inside you.” —Matt Salesses, Good Men Project Fiction Editor
Erin Kelly reveals the detrimental impact of gender stereotyping on both men and women with disabilities.
Steve Jaeger, with a quick rant about bicyclists who don’t follow the rules of the road.
Yoga can aid mental well-being but can it help with post-traumatic stress disorder?
Peter Temple’s books are prize winners. This one took the Colin Roderick Award for Australian writing as well as Australia’s major prize for crime fiction, the Ned Kelly Award. Good enough for ya?
Ira Israel, on lusting after what we don’t have.
Living, breathing, being. Life should be that simple.
Last night, John McElhenney’s son gave him a gift—one he never got the chance to give his own father.
“Polyamory must be tailored to personal circumstances; it is broad enough include both relationships that are entirely fluid, and ones that reinforce patterns of stability,” writes Angelus Morningstar.
We made great strides to restore the ozone layer, let’s follow that international cooperation model to mitigate climate change
When it seems there’s nothing but bad news, and the only choice is to hide under the bed or just stop caring, try Mr. Miyagi’s advice.
Full-time dad and part-time mom Charlie Groves is giving 150%.
Steven Frank has found happiness despite a formidable genetic disease called Usher syndrome.
Cameron Conaway isn’t a car guy, but when he attended Cadillac’s media drive for the 2015 ATS Coupe he felt the pull to become one.
Steven Lake Explores the Effects of Unemployment on Masculinity and Marriage. A Survival Story.
An unexpected note from a stranger convinced a family that baseball can be a magical game.
Brent Almond wonders why our society stigmatizes boys for showing affection to each other and worries that his young son is already feeling the pressure to conform.