A LEGO City is Under Attack. Who Will Save the Day?

Beautiful animated fantasy of a young boy and his LEGO’s.

What My Father’s Death Taught Me About the Importance of Sleep

Perhaps you can’t regret something when you didn’t know any better at the time.

3 Ways Story Can Help You be a Better Dad

Stories hold power. It’s an undisputed fact. Expertly told, a good story can send us soaring to the heights of triumph or drop us into a pit of ugly-crying despair.

We Others: A Conversation with My 13-Year-Old Self

Jackson Bliss has ten essential pieces of advice for his younger self.

Male Role Models: What I Learned From Hawkeye

Number 3 — Save your salutes for the very few people that actually deserve them.

Why Most Men Don’t Make Good Minimalists And Why It Matters

I’d like to think that the bigger, faster, better mentality is beginning to fade among men. I’m not so sure it is.

Breaking the Man-Box: How Women Can Help

Breaking out of the Man-Box isn’t easy. But men of all ages are doing it and Theresa Byrne wants to show women how to help.

Saving a Marriage from the Shame of Infidelity

Shame is so ugly, it’s the least studied human experience. We don’t want to touch, talk, read, or think about it. John Harrison, a licensed counselor, explains why. — A new couple coming to me for counseling greet me at the door to my office for their Monday 11 a.m. appointment. They enter with a […]

A Father Learns a Few Lessons From His Son

Wisdom has a funny way of coming from all different directions.

Dear Son, It’s Been 3 Years Since I’ve Seen You

No matter what happens, no matter what anyone says, no matter how hard it gets, always choose love and compassion for yourself and the world around you.

Why Should I Have Kids?

One guy’s preparation for his inevitable foray into fatherhood.

How to Be The Best Dad In The World to Your Daughters

One month ago, my dad left our physical world to be with us from the other side. He was a good man and the best dad I could have hoped for.


Douglas Luman considers boyhood and the difficulties of growing up in this “sourced poem.”

What I Learned From Interviewing My Grandfather

I want to share this with you in case you no longer have your grandfather alive or to inspire you to dig a little bit into the lives of your grandparents while you have the chance.

3 Simple Ways Guys Can Reach Their Goals

Guys can be productive and live the kind of life they want to live. How are you doing on your goals this year?

8 Pieces of Advice Nobody Else Will Give You About College

What every guy needs to know about college and future possibilities.