A Motivational Dad Struggles: How Do I Thrill My Brilliant Son About College?

Bill Douglas is motivational divorced dad who has inspired hundreds. He may be up against his greatest challenge: his son. How can he help the young man he admires most reach his full potential? Oh yeah, and the ex is not exactly helping.

The Effect Racist Rhetoric Has on Young Latinos, and Why All Americans Should Care

This year’s election and racists stereotypes has only added to the consequences of mobility for young Latinos.

Soccer Runs in the Family and the Field for Fabian Chaparro of Maroneck

“I don’t put my head down until the last whistle blows.”

Comment of the Day: ‘I realized there were lots of boys everywhere’

Did you remember your first crush?

I Saw a Fragment of My Former Self in The Music Scene

  Patrick J. Dalton sought stability in a life that required pure chaos to maintain. ___ Dedicated to Jorge Orsovay Each one of us may view our lives differently in hindsight as we age. The chronology may not be that smooth linear tarmac we had once so enthusiastically envisioned in our youth. Instead, when we […]

My Son the Graduate

Diane Lowman reflects on motherhood and how boys become men.

It’s Almost Like We Don’t Matter

Preventative maintenance has fallen through the cracks.

Spring Break, Young Men and a ‘Mad Roman Candle’

Michael Brennan remembers a crazy time and a crazier encounter.

Parents: Life Goes on for Your Children Regardless of Where They Attend College

What matters most for your child: prestige or experience?

The Future Is Coming and There Is No Going Back to the Past

The past is gone. It is only an illusion that we can get it back. Good men must make the future great instead.

Is Fighting Important in a Relationship?

Is fighting a symptom of something else wrong with the couple, maybe communication is lacking or nonexistent?

The 8 Things a Seasoned Dad Wishes He Could Tell Every Kid in College

Matt Sweetwood has been to college. He has had kids in college. He has taken years of experience and compiled a list for your kids. Listen up!

My Reality Check

It took two major losses in his 20s for writer and coach Jason Kiesau to begin to see where he was meant to go in life.

7 Ways to Have a Lifelong Bromance With Your Best Buddy

It took some work, but we went from fighting to best friends.

My Super Bowl: The Good, Bad, and Sublime in Sports

Football, a game that is starting to evolve for the future.