Moving Up the Generational Ladder: How My Grandfather’s Death Saved My Family

Moving Up the Generational Ladder: How My Grandfather’s Death Saved My Family

Kevin Sterling reflects on the profound personal lessons and inspirations he was able to glean from his grandfather’s long and storied life.

When Is It Time? The Quest for Euthanasia Rights

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Shawn Henfling explores the emotions and decisions associated with ending our life.

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Alex Gallo-Brown shares the difficult adventures of three generations of men in an Italian-American family.

Hardwood: My Pioneer Upbringing and Queering the Old Order

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The Amish are often laughed at and misunderstood. This is the story of a gay man who does not regret his Amish upbringing.

Top Ten Family Films to Watch this Halloween

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Looking for something to get your family in the Halloween spirit? Here are Jay Snook’s picks for the 10 Best Family Halloween movies.

Dads Cosplay Too: How One Dad Turned His Son Into Rocket Raccoon

Dads Cosplay Too: How One Dad Turned His Son Into Rocket Raccoon

James Estrada wanted to find a “Guardians of the Galaxy” costume for his son and decided, with some help from his friends, to make it himself. The result was better than anything he ever could’ve found in a Halloween costume shop…

The United States of America: Behind on Paid Parental Leave

The United States of America: Behind on Paid Parental Leave

Brandon Billinger makes the case that the United States is well behind the global curve when it comes to paid parental leave and suggests ways that men and women can help change that trend.

15 Things All Dads of Daughters Should Know

15 Things All Dads of Daughters Should Know

Justin Ricklefs has four daughters and, over the years, he’s put together this list of fifteen things that fathers need to know about their daughters.

When Your Son Leaves Home – And He’s Only 7

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Perhaps the hardest part of being a divorced parent is letting your child go.

What Should You Do When Life is Missing Purpose?

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Shawn Henfling explores what it takes to live a purpose filled life.

We Sold Bonkers. We Sold Life.

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For Gary Almeter, selling his childhood board games was like looking at a movie of his life.

New Baby, Changing Roles, and What All That Has to Do with Success

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Mike Iamele reflects on our amazing ability to grow and adapt to change in our lives.

8 Things Parents of Trans Kids Want You to Know

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Brynn Tannehill shares experiences from the parents of transgender children.

Here’s How Ricky Martin Flawlessly Answered His Son’s Question: “Was I In Your Belly?”

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If you’re looking for a way to talk to your child about their family, you might take a hint from Ricky Martin.

I’m Bisexual. We Go to PTA Meetings and Thanksgiving Dinners.

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When author Mike Szmanski was asked, “Why couldn’t he just be with a woman and be like normal?”, his response showed how normal he is.

My Brother is Much More Than My Arms and Legs

Shane Burcaw, Laughing at My Nightmare

Because of my muscle wasting disease, I have very little physical ability, but for the most part, I never notice it, and a large reason for that has always been my brother’s endless willingness to help me.