Jackie Summers, on how a few words at the end of a love affair can send one into a free fall.
Jackie Summers was about to have a very good day and solve all the mysteries of the universe. Or so he thought.
Jackie Summers explains that no matter how much you hate President Obama, rooting for the home team to fail simply doesn’t make any sense.
Jackie Summers examines the way racism reproduces – and how well-meaning people feed the disease by denying their privilege.
Jackie Summers has identified the most troubling thing about racism these days: no one ever admits to being racist.
“You know that ringing in your ears? That ‘eeeeeeeeee’? That’s the sound of the ear cells dying, like their swan song. Once it’s gone you’ll never hear that frequency again. Enjoy it while it lasts.” ~ Children of Men
As I clean my place, I realize that what I’m sweeping and wiping away used to be a part of me (literally).
An excerpt from photographer Jason Landry’s new book of essays.
You put your heart on the line and you swing for the fences… and sometimes you’re gonna strike out.
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A choir 5,000 voices strong pays tribute to Zach Sobiech. It is sad and wonderful.
Matthew Remski discusses ways to create a lasting connection between dads and their new babies, one that is attentive and not reactive.
Danny Baker discovered the hard way that depending on your lover to also be your therapist is disastrous for your relationship.
Compassion for yourself and unconditional love go hand in hand.
Eric Leslie writes an open letter to his 6 year-old self about dreaming big, heart disease, and throwing the first pitch at a Pirates game.
Which is more important to you–to have people understand what you are saying or to understand what is said to you?
What Renner Larson’s grandfather, uncle and Dick Van Dyke taught him about masculinity.
Gary Lai is married to Jill Morley of Fight Like a Girl fame. And the question he gets asked all the time is, “What do you think when your wife gets hit in the face.”
Jacob Tucker’s brother just turned 24. And it’s time Jacob told him what he really thinks about him.