Dear ‘Dear Fatty’ Writer: Where You See Fat, I See Armor

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With this article Alanna Fero is as publicly vulnerable as she’s ever been. The only thing scarier? Being thin.

The Secret Life of Women: How Men Can Finally Understand Female Emotions

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Lion Goodman discovers the key to understanding how women communicate and how men can speak their language.

Crying Makes a Man Feel Whole

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Tears of joy, disappointment, love, or loss–all add texture to man’s being.

Don’t Just Do Something, Sit There!

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Dillan DiGiovanni asks, “What happens when you sit with a difficult question or feeling?”

The Cruelest Thing I Ever Said to My Father

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It’s 30 years past in the snowy rear view mirror, but James Stafford won’t ever forget saying the worst thing at the worst possible time.

The Giver and the Price of Being Human

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The Giver is not just another movie based on a book for teens; it is an adaptation of a powerful story about the cost of living, a story that is experienced by everyone.

The Art of Doing Nothing

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When was the last time you went through the entire weekend without checking email?

For Crying Out Loud, Can We Please Stop Calling Them Highly Sensitive Men?

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Mark Greene asks, how is it that empathic men have been collectively tagged as “easily hurt” or “delicately aware?” Who made that decision?

“Men are complex emotional creatures, just as women are.”

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This comment by Claran on the post Dear Son, 5 Secrets I wish I knew Before Marriage

The Mask

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A super-short work of fiction by Mark Sherman that the Woodstock Times called “a great, psychodrama-short story (involving psychoanalysis, no less).”

Six Tips For Feeling, Not Fixing

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Theresa Byrne says that by avoiding or resisting something, we give more power to it.

How Your Toxic Thoughts May Affect Parenting Your Son

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Chandra White-Cummings discusses identifying toxic thoughts and emotions that skew perceptions.

3 Ways to Experience Non-Ordinary Sex with a Woman

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Freya Watson reveals how couples can create a sex life that goes beyond pleasure to something extraordinary.

How Men Can Support Women Post Sexual Abuse

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Two years ago his wife was kidnapped, stabbed, shot and sexually assaulted by nine men. Here’s the story, the mistakes he made in trying to help and the lessons he wants to put into the world for other men who may find themselves in a similar situation.

Subject: I Miss You

You never know what you'll see on your computer.

Sebastiàn Molano received a message in his inbox that caused him to rethink how men express their feelings.

What Makes You Happy?

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Lynda Wallace describes four common misconceptions about happiness.