My Dad’s Great Birthday Present

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  On his late father’s birthday, a dad ponders on what he’s learned from his father. He looks at his kids, and suddenly, he knows. —   It’s my dad’s birthday today. He’d have been 74. 4 and a half years ago he woke up, had a coffee and died in his lounge room with […]

5 Instagram Dangers Every Dad With a Daughter Needs to Know

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Tor Constantino shares parental precautions for the #1 photo-sharing site among kids.

A Dad’s Message to Super Hero Parents: the Future Needs Your Kick-Ass Kids

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Dear parents: You may be a superhero. Don’t be scared. We believe in you. This dad shows you how to put on your cape and show your kids how to save the world.

Why Are You So Defensive?

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Anyone who has been in a relationship has been asked the question, but what is the answer and how can we change it?

Finding Home: Forced Migration in America and Beyond

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Thousands around the world are searching for refuge in light of being forced out of their homes by war, money and Mother Nature.

Trust Doesn’t Come Easily: What it’s Like to Date an Insecure Person

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We don’t like talking about ourselves.

An Open Letter to My Inner Critic

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Patrick Sallee pens a note to that bedeviling voice inside his head—and gives it a piece of his mind.

Insecurities and Worth

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When self doubt opens the door we need to find a way to believe in ourselves and push forward.

Why You Need To Date Someone Who Scares You

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Jordan Gray says that the best loves are the ones that drag out all of your emotional demons.

Why Men Spam Women On Dating Sites

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Explaining one of the internet’s most annoying mysteries.

There Is Beauty in Your Vulnerability

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Even in our insecurities, we can find beauty within ourselves. An inspiring piece by Talisa.

The Downside of Insecurity

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Do you think everything you read applies to you? You might have an insecurity monkey on your back.

Learning to Foxtrot

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In this touching, relatable poem, Jessica Server offers some sympathy to those boys whose “deep phobia of dancing” keeps them from getting close to the women they pine after.

Why I’ve Given Up Hooking Up

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Tired of being driven by an addiction driven by doubt and insecurity, Lester Brathwaite is giving up hooking up.

2 Questions My Girlfriend Shouldn’t Ask Me (But Does So Anyway)

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The author knew better. But he answered two of his girlfriend’s questions honestly. He lived to write about it.

A Defined Gentleman: 3 Basic Concepts to Being a Good Man

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“A gentleman is to be measured in his speech, generosity in giving, sober in eating, honesty in living, kindness in forgiving, and courageousness in fighting.”