Comment of the Day: ‘This is one of the advantages to being a misfit growing up.’

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This comment was by Jed Diamond on the post “But Where Do Men Go From Here?”

To Me, 20 Years Ago

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If James Rigdon could have told himself these things 20 years ago, his life might be different now.

Why it Isn’t Enough to Just Be Who You Are

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As you go through life, don’t be afraid to mold yourself into something new, even if it’s nothing like what you or others expected.

A Dad Remembers the Day His Parents Put Their Foot Down and Now He’s Glad

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Brian Anderson had different values when he was a teen wanting to buy a certain CD. Now he is glad his parents said no and looks at the ideals he might have embraced.

Five Ways Boys Become Men

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There’s far more than age that distinguishes a man from a boy

These Are The Realities Facing Transgender Youth

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I wanted to scream for a 10-year-old boy, who was so scared to cause pain to his family and receive harassment from his peers, he was willing to lock up his feelings inside of him.

Grow Younger: What We Can All Learn From Our Childhood Selves

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Maybe success lies in laughing more, playing more, and worrying less.

Nine Subtle Lies We All Tell Ourselves

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You don’t always know what you’re doing. Mark Manson unveils a few lies we’ve been telling ourselves, and how to stop.

Tomboys Are Cool But Sissies Are Not. Now What Is That?

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Why can’t we all get on the same page with the evolution of gender identity?

The 6 Things a Gay Dad Wants His Gay Son to Understand

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Gay dad Patrick Roth has a gay son. He has a unique insight to some life truths his son needs to know. He shares six of them here.

Loving Your Parents

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The psychology of love, your parents, and how they intertwine.

Oh How Fast Our Children Grow

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From birth to college—Judy Clement Wall captures her son’s journey into manhood on the measuring wall.

Mater, Maritatus

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Dakota Garilli writes of boys, their mothers, and “how we learn /of love.”

What Does Being a Man Mean to You?

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Sincere Kirabo is still learning what it means to be man … and we can learn a lot from him.

My Life In Pictures

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Steve Jaeger shares a comical documentation of his life.

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When George Hodgman was a boy, he and his mother ended the day holding hands and praying. Not just for themselves, but for all the people in their tiny Missouri town.