‘I Never Had Any Friends Later On Like the Ones I Had When I Was Twelve.’

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Dr. Steven Hanley on “Stand by Me” and male friendship.

Why Childhood Friends are the Best

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Being shifted from one place to another, I never had the luxury of having the same set of friends all through my little journey of passion-crazy life. The consequences had their negatives and positives.

Remembering Stephen: Love, Loss, and AIDS

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He underwent a smorgasbord of tests as the family anxiously awaited the answer. But we knew. The innocents in the old snapshot all knew instinctively, even before the test results came in. Stephen had AIDS.

It’s Not Love That Matters the Most

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They met by accident and fell in love before meeting. Their relationship flourished when she came to this revelation.  — We met by accident.  “I am sorry for the delayed response, give me a call back at…” His voice was smooth and deep, like rich chocolate. I saved the message.  It took me a few months to return his call. I told him that he had left a message on my machine, then went on to explain that he had dialed the wrong number. I also told him […]

The #1 Way to Have a Low Maintenance Relationship

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Is a low-maintenance relationship possible? According to Steven Lake, it is not only possible, but preferable.

7 Signs You’ve Discovered Your Bro-Mate

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Eric Shapiro on how to tell if a guy friend is legit: he grows with you, he gets along with your lady, and keeps the drama to a minimum.

Handle Your Jealousy. Don’t Let It Handle You

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Shanna Anderson shows us all that jealousy realizes only negative outcomes.

An Open Letter to Single Men Over 40

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The inside scoop to finding love and winning a woman’s heart online.

The Couple That Plays Together Stays Together

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Shockingly, it helps a relationship if you begin as friends. Who knew?

Will I Ever Be The Man I Hope To Be?

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It may be time to get real about what you want from life and what’s been holding you back.

We All Need ‘Significant Others’

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Jonathan Delavan reflects upon the influence different individuals can have on one’s life as well as his own life.

Sports Explained: Sailing

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Sailing…sailing…with a little help from your Friends.

8 Ways Staying Friends With an Ex Can Be Unhealthy for Both Parties

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You refuse to accept it’s over, but resent each other for not moving on.

Why I Bought An Engagement Ring and Popped the Question… To My Husband

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A change of heart leads the author to propose to her boyfriend.

Why I Unfriended My Soon-to-Be Ex-Husband—and All Our Mutual Friends, Too

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Jenny Kanevsky explains the perils of staying connected to your ex and your old, shared life on social media and her choice to cut all ties.

How to Maintain Friendships Through Challenging Times

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Holding onto friendships can be hard, especially during transitions, and especially for men. Wellcast a 4-step method for staying bonded.