I Had a Stroke and Learned to Talk Again

  In the year 2007, the only word I was able to speak was “Michael.” I have no idea why this word was exclusive to my brain. ___ I was working as a paramedic in Long Island and preparing to go to medical school. My father has a condition called Mitral Valve Prolapse, which resulted […]

Getting Better: Exposure Work with Disclosing a Diagnosis

Steve Colori reflects on a conversation with his doctor, and how it weaved into the plan to disclose his diagnosis of schizoaffective disorder to the outside world.

The Art of Coming Out on YouTube

You can call it a fad or a trend, but it’s still amazing.

What Happened When Isaiah Told His Dad “I’m Gay”

This teen decided to tell his dad about his orientation and film it. See what happens.

Men, Are You Ready to Make Each Day a “Jump” Day?

6 steps to taking a glorious leap into the unknown.

4 Things You Should Stop Doing

The real secret to having an awesome year is not in the things you’ll do, but the things you’ll stop doing.

A Dad’s Response When His Daughter Told Him She Was Venturing into the Wilderness — Alone

Korrin Bishop was determined to take a solo weeklong kayaking trip in the Everglades. She reflects on the courage it took for her dad, and how his understanding and vulnerability allowed her to become a braver person.

4 Habits of Highly Ineffective Artists

Are these thought patterns killing your creative dreams?

How to Do Things When You’re Scared

Learn why fear doesn’t hold Aaron Tang back anymore.

How Would You Stand up to Your Abuser?

If you are a man in an abusive relationship, this woman might have a message of strength for you. “You need to find the courage to get away from anything that’s unhealthy.”

Walking the Path of Bravery One Step at a Time

Sometimes, learning about the power within us as men arrives in the most wonderful ways.

Touch Me: When Uncertainty Outweighs Perception and Stigma

This man has HIV. Sheltered from human contact, he takes to the streets of Helsinki to challenge the power of stigmas.

Bravery Is As Simple As Being Yourself

Living an authentic life takes courage—which makes Caitlyn Jenner … brave.

Why I Find Single Parenting to be an Extraordinary Act of Bravery

For all the men and women who didn’t plan to raise their children alone, but are doing it anyway.

Shamelessness and Courage

How can we tell if a person is showing true courage, and not recklessness or shamelessness?

Hidden Heroes: How a Call to Pizza Hut Saved a Life

This PSA about domestic violence may look like a prank call, but it’s the reason Cheryl Treadway is alive today.