Steve Jaeger remembers the day that John F. Kennedy died. Where were you?
When Edward Severy’s father died, there were dozens of people at the funeral he had never met. They all acted like his father had never made a mistake. “Maybe I just knew a different man”, thought Edward.
The Patriot Guard Riders rallied at the funeral of a child to protect his family from the protests of the Westboro Baptist Church.
“Quinn has booked a flight to Connemara, County Galway. But first, this funeral. This director. What is her name?” By Joey DeFrancesco
“A tree doesn’t rid itself of its rings.” Brandon Ferdig is shaken by the death of his grandmother, and chooses to remember how her life connected with his.
“Toward the end of the visiting hours, a woman who nobody seemed to know walked into the memorial service. She looked at me and said, You must be his son. She said, He left his mark on you.” By Michael Kimball
Josh Bowman takes a moment to remember some of the things he learned from his wonderful Zayde on the ten-year anniversary of his passing.
Jackie Summers asks us to ignore, for a moment, the fact that threatening the life of a president is treason.
The gifts from one’s parents include passions and observations that communicate—and finally become—character and identity.
There are many signs of seismic cultural shifts, writes Eirik Rogers, the most recent being the symbolism of Texas A&M Students vs. The Westboro Baptist Church at Lt. Col. Roy Tisdale’s Funeral.
Will Henderson reflects on the death of his grandfather and how it illuminated the state of their family relationships.
Historian Oliver Lee Bateman reflects on a time when masked wrestlers ruled the American South.
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After our sons grow past the superhero phase, are we having conversations to help them with their new identity or leaving them alone to figure it out?
Vaughan Granier thinks the marriages that are happiest for both spouses give some serious thought to equality and control.
An amazing woman shares her simple marriage secret after five years of happiness with her husband, ‘Amazing Grace.’
Aaron Gouveia endured a living nightmare when his infant son became seriously ill, an experience that made him grateful for his son’s recovery and sympathetic to the parents who weren’t as lucky
Sometimes a visit to the pub is more than that. It’s a lesson in friendship, craftsmanship, and sincerity.
Polling about the 2016 presidential race doesn’t mean much right now, but that doesn’t mean the invisible primary isn’t going on as we speak.
Think guys aren’t romantic? Give these 35 songs by men a listen and change your mind.
Dr. Kelly Flanagan’s heart sank as he considered what would someday happen to his daughter in the make-up aisle.
Catherine O’Kane has been hurt and frustrated by some of her husband’s choices. But in her eyes, his strengths far outweigh his failures.
Our favorite Browncoat, Nathan Fillion, sits down with the best interviewer on the Interwebz, Paul F. Thompkins.
Do you care? Can you imagine ways in which it might affect your life?
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