How can fighting be good for anything? Steven Lake explores how this works in relationship.
Steve Almond’s reflections on having a baby boy, after a lifetime of trying to deal with aggression.
Ben Martin thinks about the awkwardness of correcting other people’s kids – and his hesitancy to accept other parents correcting his own.
Chris Bernholdt tries to teach his kids by example. It sounds like his son has been paying attention.
In the spirit of Thanksgiving, Nick Jurczak reflects on the various lessons that his parents taught him that you’ll never learn in college.
Tsach Gilboa, with a cautionary tale dedicated to the young guy who tried to pick a fight in the Santa Monica gym elevator.
Vincent Daly had a scary encounter while out with his family, and now he has a plan for safety in the face of danger.
Chris Kyle learned early on that he better man up and sure as hell ‘Don’t cry!’ He learned later that vulnerability makes him stronger.
Pat Brothwell finds it sad that he is even writing an article about why drunken fist fights are stupid.
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Tom Gualtieri switched from gay-bashee to basher, in the short amount of time it took to awaken his inner Kraken.
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Andrew Lawes is attempting to force change in the Care industry by speaking out about the culture of abuse and silence, and he wants to break stigma surrounding learning disabilities. He needs your help.
If Democrats keep searching for a messiah to lead them to the political promised land, they’ll be perpetually disappointed.
Linda Robertson addresses the hate she has been receiving surrounding the recent death of her son.
When you’re suffering from depression, you’re your own worst bully, and when you make a mistake—no matter how small—you drop the hammer on yourself.
“Unhappiness occurs when we obsess about the past or worry about the future. Peace and serenity are found in the present moment.”
After bouncing back from losing everything, this father realized he sacrificed too much time away from his kids during the climb.
A dad discovers a common compliment for girls is not as positive as many think. It is a trap. Here is his plan to free his daughter from its grasp.
Guys – are you feeling left out of the “ridiculously silly and impractical” Halloween costume market? Never fear.
One of mine was a movie of inherent and undeniable cheesiness, but the exact kind of sincerely dumb cheesiness that I still adore to this day.
Erin Kelly examines Chris Hayden’s recent decision to publicly reveal the fact he has a disability, despite being US Senator Kay Hagan’s press secretary.
David Perry explains the importance of consistency in teaching skills to his son.
I don’t know if I’ll ever love again like I did when I was 20. But I have faith.
Kenny Fries writes of injuries both physical and spiritual, and “openings” which are simultaneously literal and metaphoric.
Hollywood heavyweight Paul Lazarus shifts gears and draws attention to a mind-bendingly brilliant invention that could save the lives of hundreds of millions.
Using Membership Rewards® from American Express, my family can experience a whole lot of things that might have otherwise been out of reach.
After 1000 punches, 1000 kicks, 500 knees and 500 elbows—every day— Thai Nguyen has an insight or two he’d like to share about fighting.
Jordan Gray was back and forth on whether or not he wanted to have children, so he interviewed 50 fathers to hear what they had to say.
A 12-step guide to surviving infidelity.