Nature inspires us all. Even in the cold confines of Prison.
“It’s important to be open and willing to extend yourself as a brother because there are men who are waiting for your fellowship, are missing your fellowship, and desire to have a closer relationship with you. “
“Little moments of brotherhood deserve our attention, even when they happen between a pair of great, big, hairy apes,” writes N.C. Harrison.
Because of my muscle wasting disease, I have very little physical ability, but for the most part, I never notice it, and a large reason for that has always been my brother’s endless willingness to help me.
“We have the most effective military in world history and we can’t schedule a simple surgery for one of our vets. It’s just insane.”
“So many men don’t have someone with the strength to be vulnerable, to tell them how much they mean and how huge a hole it would leave if they left.”
Coach of the award-winning Chosen League, Philly Roots Fellow Isaiah Thomas says he coaches to mentor instead of coaching to win.
They didn’t call it mentoring back when Bruce “Pop-Pop” Johnson, III, was growing up, but that didn’t stop him from benefiting from the culture that was created.
Although he didn’t plan to become a parent while still in college, Andre Dandridge took on the responsibility and years later has serviced more than 20,000 young fathers through his interactive educational website, YoungFathers.com
I didn’t realize I was being mentored until I began to see how I played a role in other young people’s lives.
In my life I’ve been assigned many titles: little brother, business man, actor, drummer, off-putting comedian, even boss; but mentor has never been one of them, until now.
After being diagnosed with fibromyalgia, Jenny Kanevsky learned to stand up for herself, eliminate stress, and do what she loves—to find her new normal.
I run for what I was. And what I am.
How do you heal a broken heart? Most of us have experienced this pain, but there are some important no-no’s (and mindful suggestions) to keep in mind.
Mike Berry talks about how our busyness affects our children and what we can do to be more engaged.
“We talk so much about leaving a better planet to our kids, that we forget to leave better kids to our planet.” -Gerry Burnie
From birth to college—Judy Clement Wall captures her son’s journey into manhood on the measuring wall.
One night Todd answered the phone and heard sobbing. He knew his parenting days were not over. Here are his insights.
The skeletons danced behind a screen, and then the people came out. But did you know they had real stories of real love and friendship?
Leo Bbauta outlines some solutions to the obstacles that keep you from doing and accomplishing.
Sue Nador learns that being there for her partner only in bad times just doesn’t cut it.
Armed with a selection of regional microbrew beers, Doug Zeigler rambles his way during the best sports day of the year: Day 1 of the NCAA Tournament
Yoga: it’s not just for the ladies! Dr. Damon Young discusses how doing yoga is like taking inventory of the body’s habits. You might want to pull out your mat.
Boys in burbs turns into the Cheers bar this week. Check out what Dad served up this morning.
Sure you can win them back. But “should you”is an entirely different question.
When we love, we can often stumble into loss. Nathan Graziano shares with us the story of one of his first loves, leaving us to reel in the heartbreaking reality that is loving someone with depression.
Lodro Rinzler has a new take on the question every kid is asked: What do you want to be when you grow up?
What do we do when someone we know—a friend, a brother, a family member—is found to be abusing someone else? Saumya Arya Haas, with great sadness, decided what she needed to do.
There is a beauty in the human connection that comes from falling in love with someone you don’t know.
You know that moment when you’d like to rip her clothes off, and she’s given you the green light, and you are just too tired to care? That job.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.