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.

Talking (Mostly) Openly About Puberty

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Deborah Goldstein shares a conversation between her and her son, Levi, about the changes our bodies go through.

The Bumpy Ride of Adolescence

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Adolescence isn’t easy. It never is. The answers are just so… ambiguous.

5 Must-Follow Man Rules

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Being a man means learning how to handle your sh*t. But how can we do that when we’re never taught how to take care of ourselves?

Emotional Echoes From The White Room

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When a particular space in a home becomes center stage for learning life’s lessons, it can hold a unique place in one’s personal history.

Maturity: Learning It’s Not About You

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Matthew Rozsa discusses three ways in which being mature can be reduced to a single lesson: It isn’t about you.