Scott Hightower depicts a vulnerable veteran from a child’s perspective, to powerful effect.
Short, lyrical, and imagistic, Kevin Minh’s poem contains all the compact power of a baby’s heartbeat.
Dwight Gray’s “Mapmaking” makes the simple act of a child drawing appear as profound and miraculous as any myth of creation and destruction.
Jenny Glick is a therapist but these are lessons she’s learned as a married mom of a son living with diabetes.
Bert is an 85-year old man who said his only wish was to see his daughter again, “before [he] goes.”
Three generations of men populate Todd Davis’s poem about sons and grandfathers, a reflective piece on the circularity of past, present, and future.
This little boy ran onto the soccer field to meet his favorite players. Little did he know his act would be cause for celebration.
Using the unassuming structure of the prose poem, Jim Churchill-Dicks presents a disturbing, emotionally-charged moment between father and son.
R.G. Evans shows us how the seemingly simple questions our children ask us can set off a whole train of complicated associations.
Kids have questions about Santa, and they aren’t always easy to answer. DorkDaddy has been there, and he handled it perfectly.
Treating people the way we want to be treated won’t ever achieve equality. But that doesn’t mean it can’t be done. A proposed solution.
Like most parents, Jeff Bogle started his career as a dad with a long list of worries. But now that his kids are older, here are some of the things he’s not worrying about any more…
What distinguishes world-class talent is not initial skill. It’s how much work you put in.
In the time it takes you to read this tagline, 4 people will be abused. One of them might be someone you know.
On the occasion of Batman’s 75th birthday, Thomas Fiffer explores the duality that defines superheroes.
Global leaders speak the same language when distancing themselves from the killing of civilians in military operations.
Why do we need to be epic and amazing at everything? Why can’t we just enjoy and explore movement?
Just what sort of company does misery love, anyway?
What makes a man attractive? James Michael Sama complies a list of the top 1o hottest things a guy can do.
Taming a closet full of clutter can be a fearful thing, but it doesn’t have to be.
Andrea Lawful-Trainer pleads with Philadelphians to not let Darrin Manning’s suffering be in vain.
They’re both misunderstood and greatly underrated.
Tony the Tiger: Dude’s grrr-eat. What’s not to love?
This teddy bear just won the internet’s heart.
Tracey Michae’l Lewis-Giggetts watched in horror as a white guy, high as a kite, got away with crashing his car and hiding his drugs right in front of the cops.
What does it look like to the other person when you can’t put your phone down while having a conversation? This video nails it.