A runaway dad fails to reach out and teaches that pain can and should end.
Sarah Wells on how her relationship with her father was framed by his song choice for their wedding dance.
I’ve learned the most from my dad when we’re sitting in the dark with our mouths closed, my head on his shoulder as the opening credits flicker into place.
The last installment of Shoebox Letters features an adult daughter expressing eternal love and gratitude for her father
A daughter reflects on her father’s absence in her childhood, and offers a plea for him to be present for his grandchildren.
Considering the women abducted as teens in Cleveland, Tom Burns schemes to control and protect his six-year-old daughter
Fatherhood inspires Clay Brizendine to create Shoebox Letters, a collection of authentic letters written by daughters to their dads
In a house full of women, Noble McIntyre is just trying to get it right, from car seats to driving lessons
Art Edy knows it’s not very mature, but he can’t help but laugh at his daughter’s delight with the planet Uranus.
As a parent, you learn to let your kid become his or her own person. But what if, in rolling with the punches, you’re hit with something unexpected?
Lilli B. got a lot of comments on her story about being a Playboy Bunny. But few moved her as much as one from the father of a seven-year-old girl.
Marina Lutz’s father recorded every interaction with his daughter for the first 16 years of her life. After his death, Marina made a documentary.
Jonah not only struggled in baseball, but he had been struggling in school. Did this kid have any shot of winning he game, did it even matter?
As we get older, we become more romantically experienced and more fluent in the language of emotion.
South African Dockworkers exerted real influence on the state by refusing to unload cargo. In a testament to the power of the few, their actions helped drive the local and national anti-apartheid movement.
Success comes from experiencing life and utilizing the finite resource of time the best we can. Everything else is just a distraction.
Potty training has hit the Boys in the Burbs house!
Every man has a choice to make. Will you truly live or simply exist?
Ideas about masculinity and vulnerability are changing. But is it enough to save men’s lives?
Will Obama’s Interim Progress Report make a difference in the numbers of unarmed black men and women killed at the hands of police officers?
Edie Weinstein wonders about empathy and how we process all that is going on in a world where information about bad things happening all over is omnipresent.
The stakes get higher when your toddler starts repeating your every. single. word.
Thank you for showing me that genuine men do exist and that I can be open to finding and exploring new relationships.
One of my favourite quotes of all time come from Aristotle. “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.”
Active families need active solutions to the inevitable encounters with poison ivy.
Jed Diamond can’t think of anything more important for the peace and well-being of the world than deepening the dialogue of what it means to be a good man.