Heaven on earth or hell waiting to happen? Newly out gay men are always full of surprises.
Christopher Stephen Soden explores the uncertainty of queer youth–and perhaps youth in general–in this vivid poem.
Chris Thompson was moved to outrage by the hate parents showed when their son came out. And he was moved to tears when he asked his friends, “If you could choose … “
Sex education doesn’t teach us how to have good sex and relationships, rather how to roll the condom onto a banana and how to avoid contracting a sexually transmitted infection.
L. Lamar Wilson raises a powerful memory of sameness and difference– a father-son moment that is both tender and sorrowful.
Ten years into a happy marriage, Pamela Morris’ husband told her he was gay. Years later her son came out. She worked through her own emotions in order to love and support them both.
Dakota Garilli expertly explores the age-old tensions between religion and sexuality, parents and children.
Stephen Michell explains why festivals like World Pride are important to himself and others in the gay community.
Rob Watson writes an open letter to a religious group who seeks to convert children. He knows what he is talking about—they recruited him when he was nine.
If Walt Whitman had lived in a different time, he might’ve written Perry Brass’s celebration of the boy in all of us.
Raymond Miller endured a lot of hate for being gay, but the reason behind the hate was sometimes surprising.
Dr. David J. Malebranche shares the heartbreaking loss of his friend, Warner, and how the story of his life has a chance to impact us all.
When Governor Perry compared homosexuality to alcoholism, Conrad Liveris – who is a sober gay man – had to wonder how this would affect our citizens’ freedom and liberty.
Greg Olear comments on the blatant sexism and racism within the third James Bond movie, and what we can learn from white male privilege.
“Gold medals aren’t really made of gold. They’re made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts.” – Dan Gable ♦◊♦ The Good Men Project’s On Greatness brings you the most inspiring quotes and related[Read More…]
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How does a man fit into nature with grace.
How Islamophobia takes root online
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Take that drawing off the ‘fridge, scan and send it, and Budsies will make a one-of-a-kind stuffed toy sure to please your little artist.
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One idea she’d never entertained showed Hilary Lauren how “real love” works — and kept her from sabotaging another relationship.
Ever since the invention of the printed word, academics have been arguing about the proper place of technology in teaching.
You start out with a very 1980’s desk and BOOM! That’s progress for you.
Revising an old “Ideal Partner” list sparked realizations of the difference between conscious love and the scripted love we learn from books and movies.
The truth about using relationships to ‘fix’ yourself…
Captain Chelsey Sullenberger is Breaking Barriers: From the United States Air Force to the Miracle on the Hudson to Making our Future Safer.
As technology moves at a pace we’ve never experienced before, it’s becoming much easier to understand the impulse to scorn progress.
There are some things worse than death and they can be overcome simply by thinking about… death.
Nick Pavlidis reflects on his marriage and calls out three crucial truths about being married that any newlywed should realize sooner than later.
Joanna Schroeder explains how the selfies parents take today can affect their child’s future (in a good way!).