Do You Remember Your First Love?

Thomas Fiffer tells a heartening tale of young love, tragic loss, and unexpected redemption—performed at The Good Men Project LIVE Storytelling in New York City.

13 Things I Want To Thank The First Partner Who Walked Out On Me For

Thank you for everything — you walking out on me made me awesome.

What I Learned From My First Love

In the midst of a divorce, Jenny Kanevsky remembers lessons on love she had long forgotten.

Why That Special Someone Needs to Break Your Heart

First love loss is the toughest of them all

Mourning His First Love, a Dad Says Good Bye to His Baby Brother

It was not a romantic love, but was one that was supposed to last a lifetime. David Stanley writes of the pain of having to say goodbye.

Love Affair, 45 Years Later [video]

That one first love. The last ten seconds. You’ve been warned.

A Letter To My Future Son: Don’t Let One Girl Ruin Every Other Girl For You

A woman wrote a brilliant letter about heartbreak that all men, young and old, should read.

Hatch of Adolescence or Stupid Boy Tricks?

At age fifteen, I found myself locked in a stupid death struggle with my best friend—for the attention and love of a girl.

First Love: Athletes With Glasses

Liam Day was a young boy when he first started wearing glasses. The athletes he fell in love with were the ones who wore glasses too.

The Day My Love for My Daughter Became Real

Tom Burns remembers the exact moment he started loving his daughter as a person rather than as an ideal

This Fool’s in Love (with The Boston Celtics)

Chris Parisi has experienced all the ups and downs, the heart ache and redemption, the pain and exhilaration of love. The object of his affection? The Boston Celtics.

First Love: My Dad’s Convertible

She’s been gone for more than 20 years, but JJ Vincent still longs for that hulking piece of steel.

First Love: Letters, This One to a Very Special Person

Cindy Gericke woke up one day and realized that people write love letters to why not themselves?

First Love: Score

Scott Heydt recalls a first for him when he was 12 years old.

Love of Wine Transcendent

When asked to write about a first love, Hugh Krezel thought about the love that transcends, his love of wine.

We Are Family: My Love Affair with a City That Loves Its Sports

The Pirates’ run to the National League playoffs was just yet another reminder of how much Chelsea Cristine loves the sports-mad Steel City.