A Dad Discovers the Value of Time, and Why He Will Never Squander It Again


There were days when Benjamin Railton had plenty of important things to do. Then something happened to make him question everything about how he was spending his time.

How to Find—and Stay on—the Bright Side When Life Sucks and You’re in Free Fall


Lots of people were unhappy. But inside my failing rocket, our little trio, laughed, celebrated, and jumped on the trampoline.

So Near Yet So Far: the Agony of Post-Divorce, Part-Time Parenting


My kids still have two loving parents, but we’re playing our roles alone—on an imbalanced schedule made without much input from me.

NBA All-Star Dwayne Wade Is About Much More Than Basketball

Dwayne Wade a Father First

Regardless of your opinion of the basketball player, Dwayne Wade the man deserves some respect

The Worst Part of Being Divorced


Paul Schneider misses his kids.

Into the Wilderness of Parenting

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In his latest story collection, writer David Ebenbach plumbs the depths of parenthood