Shattered

Shattered by Sam Galison

A wife falls apart, a marriage is broken, and a husband tries to pick up the pieces.

You Don’t Need a Spreadsheet to Sum Up Rejection

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No matter how you categorize it, rejection hurts and it’s deeply personal. But it can be handled with grace and aplomb.

Sudden Downpour

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Angel Garcia’s speaker is “trying to be a good man” even as he finds himself faced with the oldest of temptations.

What I Really Want For Father’s Day

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Jennifer Cooreman has a very specific wish for her husband on Father’s Day.

My Brother’s Future Wife Is a Mail-Order Bride

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Marriage should be about love and partnership, not politics and servitude.

I’m Gretchen

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Robert Marrow tries to understand why his wife left him to marry someone else by recreating the story in her words.

An Open Letter to my Future Wife: How I Plan to Make you Happy Every day of Your Life

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Let this letter be a promise to you that I will do my best to be the man I want to be for you.

Why My Husband Will Never Have a “Good Wife”

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Stephane Wahl has found that truly being a good wife means that she’s not always such a ‘good wife’.

What I Should’ve Known Before Marriage

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Clint Edwards has a message for his younger self concerning the realities of married life.

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Much like in a marriage, simplicity and directness are virtues in Telaina Eriksen’s wry, tender poem.

Am I a Bad Dad? Am I a Bad Husband?

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Nature or Nurture? Todd Adams wonders whether that question matters when it comes to being a good husband and father.

He Always Knows Just What to Say

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Words that are steady, supportive and reassuring can speak louder than actions.

Why I Don’t Say “I Love You, But…”

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Christian Clifton shares his trick to stay focused on loving his wife and not fixated on her flaws.

Mirror Boys

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Bryan Borland honors his husband and anticipates their future son in this breathtaking poem. This is how you write a love poem.

Marriage Is a Garden … Ya Dig?!

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An amazing woman shares her simple marriage secret after five years of happiness with her husband, ‘Amazing Grace.’

A Husband. A Pink Tutu. A Portrait of Marriage in Action.

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Live. Laugh. Love. Bob Carey turns these words into real action and reminds us all of what marriage can be about.