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Josh Magill looks back at all of the men who helped shaped the man he became, and is grateful for them this Father’s Day.
WTF? Only my dad would say something like that…Victory Unlimited shares funny and touching sayings of his dad and grandfather.
As a first time father of a male of color, Brandon Greene wonders if he feels as or more powerless than his mother and grandfather felt in his ability to protect his son.
Love them or hate them, chances are if you were raised in America someone in your family owned a gun. James Stafford tells his family tale of firearms, and of the event that holstered his forever.
“In the absence of elders, the impetuosity of youth becomes the slow death of the community.” Jed Diamond takes his grandson on a rite of passage.
Ninety-nine and only faded battlefields behind me: grumbling tanks, tire treads, bodies laid on broken pavement.
We can’t make it happen, but becoming a grandparent brings the gift of unconditional love from another human being.
David Jewell remembers his grandfather and associates him with their shared rituals, in this poem and its accompanying video.
This father explains to his son why he’s not signing him up for little league and offers some sage advice to parents about expectations and their children. — Dear Andrew, I owe you an apology.[Read More...]
Ellen DeGeneres sent her young friend Noah Ritter, also known as the “apparently” kid, to the Walking With Dinosaurs show. His encounter was nothing short of hilarious.
As protests clog the streets, Beijing’s reliance on a peaceful financial hub in HK becomes ever clearer.
Sean Melia on why you should check out these wow-worthy athletes.
Just for fun—a dog who has the best job in the world. He returns passengers lost items at the airport, and gets showered with hugs and attention in return.
Shane Koyczan nails it once again. Relationships, messy and soft and perplexing and beautiful. A first kiss that tastes like pepper. Love like a nuclear power plant plugged into the sun. And stating the obvious.
Jesse Kornbluth investigates this powerful children’s book.
Stevie Johnson stays sassy on twitter.
Author and co-dependence expert Robert Burney says we have a choice about who we fall in love with.
We all want more beauty. Adrian Millar offers 30 surprisingly simple ways to bring more beauty into our everyday lives.
“Doctor” Dave Kanegis offers an innovative Rx for finding your ideal mate.
We grew up with Derek Jeter; his retirement is the end of an era in our lives.
Do you love sports? Would your dream be to write about sports and get your stories in front of millions of people a month? Read on.
Brandon Billinger recently realized that he hasn’t been completely honest with his son and hopes that his little white lies aren’t sending a bad message.
Tony Posnanski doesn’t think he’s romantic. You might disagree.
You expect to find declarations of love and heartbreak in books and poems… But what about on the bathroom wall, the freeway overpass or the cracked concrete?