Shedding the Role of The Father

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To role model true compassion, we need to give up ownership of our children.

How Leadership Can Save Your Love

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It’s easy to let relationship drama threaten your love, here’s how a leadership perspective can save it.

6 Ways ‘Tough Guys’ Are Actually Weak

6 Ways Tough Guys by Traj

Thomas Fiffer redefines strength by finding the weakness in “tough guy” masculinity.

Be Prepared to Receive Something Special

Understanding My Mother by Cabot OCallaghan

When Cabot O’Callaghan befriended a young woman with borderline personality disorder, he wasn’t ready for the wisdom he’d receive.

Are You Raising Compassionate Boys?

Are You Raising by Gordon

When Jenny Kanevsky’s sons offered her comfort during an illness, she realized she and her husband had instilled compassion. Here’s how they did it.

Machiavellian Compassion

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What measure knows the weight of compassion for a man?

Comment of the Day: “I am an officer at a prison where macho is important.”

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This comment was by Tom and originally appeared on the post “Why People Think My Boyfriends and I Are Gay”.

A Few Well-Timed Words on Giving

A few well timed by Kim Alaniz

Many people find the pressure of the giving season overwhelming. Thomas Fiffer offers a balanced perspective on generosity.

You Can Let Go Any Time You Want

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Jordan Gray says that you can let go of anger, hurt, resentment, betrayal, and pain that others have caused you… if you choose to.

Christmas Eve Carry Out

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Rev. Neil O’Farrell discovers where we might find peace on earth

5 Tips to Help You Support Colleagues With Mental Health Issues

5 Tips to Help by Star5112

Mental illness is a serious workplace issue. Sam Fisher offers five tips to deal with colleagues who are suffering.

The Myth Of Human Nature

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We do not see the world as it is, we see the world as we are, or…as we are conditioned to see it.

The Silent War of Mental Illness, Disability and Ferguson

The Silent War

Erin Kelly examines the impact of wrongful death due to mental illness and disability in the midst of the tragic events in Ferguson, Missouri.

Parenting Tips from a Homeless Man

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What the homeless can teach us about raising children.

10 Tips For Fighting Fair(ly)

Fighting with Love

Steven Lake examines practical ways of being that help in managing conflict with your partner. Not always easy, but well worth it.

Call for Submissions: Gratitude

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What are you grateful for?