Finding Peace With My Father’s Memory at Thanksgiving

Moving from feelings of abandonment to forgiveness wasn’t easy, but embracing compassion and gratitude made it worth the journey.

Home is Not Smelling Cherry Pie

An honest look at how our experience of home often differs from the stereotypical “happy home.”

Contemplating The Death Of My Relationship

To appreciate what you have, sometimes you have to imagine life without it.

10 Essential Life Lessons From A Fallen Father

Wade McDowell may have lost the battle for his life, but everyone can learn essential lessons from him to be the best parents and people possible.

Forever and Ever: Losing My Husband at 24

“If it turns out that this is incurable, would you marry me?” is not your traditional marriage proposal, but then again, Andy and I haven’t lived traditional lives.

A Make-aholic & An Alcoholic: The Perfect Friendship

Soul Mates aren’t always what we assume. Sometimes two people can share everything and nothing at all.

Learning to Be Bold: What Loss Taught Me About Life

After his friend lost an unspeakably hard battle with cancer, Jeff Friedman wants to share what he learned from his friend and colleague, Mike Connell.

A Belated Eulogy, The Life and Death of Carlos Koldobsky

Bob Marrow remembers a good friend.

Travelling without Moving

Perhaps the greatest journey of our lifetime takes place while we are standing still. No passport, no airports, no queues – and very often in the blink of an eye.

Men, Aggression, and Disease

Can aggression in men lead to disease and inhibit recovery from life-threatening diseases?

Healing Cancer with Aloha

How ancient Hawaiian wisdom can help heal a modern epidemic.

The Ever Evolving Purpose of Man

With technological advancements in the medical field booming, man has more reason than ever to thrive and find purpose.

Three Ways to Not Get Stuck in Post-Divorce Quicksand

How Jenny Kanevsky reframed her thinking after divorce.

How I Learned the 4 Keys of Friendship

Patrick Sallee learned how to be a great friend from a friend he’s sadly about to lose.

Is Marriage A Good Investment?

Dr. Steve does a cost benefit analysis of being married and discovers some surprising results.

Men, Self-Hatred, and Cancer

What cancer can teach us about the changing roles of men in society.