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Kevin Sterling reflects on the profound personal lessons and inspirations he was able to glean from his grandfather’s long and storied life.
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.
A white poet joins the NAACP march in Ferguson, Missouri, and learns he was wrong about the role of race in this country
“I always loved running…it was something you could do by yourself, and under your own power. You could go in any direction, fast or slow as you wanted, fighting the wind if you felt like[Read More…]
Ugh. Yeah. It’s pretty much like this.
Lee Gaitan realized how much she loves her husband through some little ways she hadn’t even thought about. — They say the devil is in the details and that is certainly true in regard to[Read More…]
“I’m not really looking for a boyfriend right now”.
What will normalization between the US and Cuba mean for long-term exiles like the author?
So let’s go with the flow
There’s a fine line between fun and terrifying indeed.
The SPCA says “Dogs this smart deserve a home.” How about a paycheck?
We’ve long been told to seize the day, but Luke Davis thinks it’s time to challenge the monsters that live in the dark and reclaim the night as well.
Asking yourself, “where is the hope in today’s world?” Check out this 2 minute video from a guy who has had enough of violence against women, and then share it
From an eating disorder, to relationship fears, this helped Hilary Lauren turn life’s mountains into molehills.
For those who attempt to navigate the labyrinth of law and court
Alexander Yarde knows what’s on his holiday list this year.
You Don’t Know Jack About MS™ was created for people living with multiple sclerosis (MS) and their loved ones by Jack Osbourne, in partnership with Teva Neuroscience.
Is anything inappropriate to wear to class anymore?
Meeghan Mousaw offers insight into how redshirting helps a child to grow socially and intellectually giving the child added confidence to assist with learning.
When you’re ready to take that next step with a woman, think carefully. What you say isn’t always what she hears.