5 Things Divorcing a Good Man Taught Me About Life

If I could tell the younger me one thing about marriage, I would tell her to not take for granted all the things that her husband does.

Emotional Connection: How to Get the Sex Life of Your Dreams

Daniel Dowling wants you to have great sex. And he shares the secret to make it happen.

My Husband’s Death Taught Me Something Profound: Gratitude is the Answer to Every Question

I keep pushing the wheelchair, trying to take deep breaths without being obvious. He repeats, “We have so much to be grateful for, don’t we?”

10 Little Things a Man Can Do Every Day to Prove His Love

Love is amazing. It takes you to places and gives you feelings you didn’t think you were capable of experiencing. It can be wonderful, or it can hurt guys.

The Questioning, Answered

Art, sexuality, and the natural world cohere powerfully in Laurie Kolp’s poem.

Saving a Marriage from the Shame of Infidelity

Shame is so ugly, it’s the least studied human experience. We don’t want to touch, talk, read, or think about it. John Harrison, a licensed counselor, explains why. — A new couple coming to me for counseling greet me at the door to my office for their Monday 11 a.m. appointment. They enter with a […]

How to Not Lose Heart When You’ve Lost Your Role as Man

Life is hard for men today. When life isn’t going as planned, here’s how you can have the strength to keep going.

Dear Son, It’s Been 3 Years Since I’ve Seen You

No matter what happens, no matter what anyone says, no matter how hard it gets, always choose love and compassion for yourself and the world around you.

Why Should I Have Kids?

One guy’s preparation for his inevitable foray into fatherhood.

My Husband Isn’t My Best Friend (& I’m Happy He’s Not)

Should your partner be your BFF? Elli Purtell boldly argues “no way” as she proclaims to the world “my husband isn’t my best friend.”

How to Have Energy to Give Your Family

Spending, refueling, and being conscious of your energy levels will make you a better husband and father.

5 Reasons ‘The Ex’ Wants Me Back

I remember how foolish I felt when I was pleading with my Ex–to no avail–to make an effort and give the relationship another chance. Now she wants me back.

How Guys Can Learn to Listen Better

Next time you talk with your partner, here’s how to tell what they’re really trying to say to you.

3 Ways That Surrender Led Me From Death’s Door To An Enchanted Life

The journey that transforms our experience from misery to joy is the decision to surrender to the unknown turn in the road ahead.

What I Learned From Interviewing My Grandfather

I want to share this with you in case you no longer have your grandfather alive or to inspire you to dig a little bit into the lives of your grandparents while you have the chance.

The Good, the Bad and the Legacy

None of us gets out of this life alive, but we can leave it better for those we leave behind.