A letter from a father to himself (before he was a dad).
Danny writes a letter to Elliot Rodger in hopes that someone else might see themselves in that situation and get the help they need.
Christian Clifton thinks about the impact an absent father had on his life — and finds peace in forgiveness.
Gabriel Goldstein sends off his older brother to military service with a moving portrait of their brotherly bond.
“Your greatest challenge will be to honor the erotic feelings and desires that will come up inside you while also staying fully present and respectful.” Janis Whitlock, in a letter to her son.
“We must devise strategies to keep naming, interpreting, and confronting racism”. Beth Balliro answers a question sent to Steve Locke.
Andrew Lawes—like so many of us—knows what it is like to be on the brink of despair. He hopes his words will connect with those who need it most.
“Conditions that worked for my kid won’t be the same for yours, etc.” By Evan Lavender-Smith
In the world of sports, the word family is thrown out a lot. There’s the family you play with and the family you play for. In this week’s Sports Dump we look at families, both on the playing surface and at home.
Frank Kobola lists 12 of the stupidest reasons you are fighting with the person you love.
The answer is probably not…unless they happen to be boys.
Writer Ian Colvin really had no interest in getting down in the mud. Then he found out why he needed to. — “Can we play basketball with that big yellow ball over there, Daddy?” “I[Read More…]
Changing the school, changing the culture.
Jenny Kanevsky explains how body shaming hurts whether you hear it from others or do it to yourself.
Finding love after a breakup is hard to do; finding love after a narcissist can be even harder. Regain your sense of self and trust with these helpful steps.
The NBA is “in” on gender equality, joining the ‘Lean In Together’ Campaign on gender equality at work and at home. Are you?
Bad moods happen. The question is, how do you handle it?
Mike Berry wants to teach his sons respect. It starts with modeling.
Although Alex Barnett knows his son is Biracial, when he looks at him, he doesn’t see race.
Want to know what color that dress was? Here’s your answer.
Doyin Richards was more surprised than anyone when a simple picture of him tending to his daughters went viral. He now hopes his new mission to get the word out on good dads gets a similar reception.
Carrie Cariello, whose boy Jack has autism, has answers … to the questions every parent with a child like hers asks.
There is no one kind of man. There is no one kind of trans-man. And every story matters.
“I find it paradoxical that we live in a society where love of difference makes one the same, while love of sameness makes one different.”
Veteran Airman Nicholas Miele skillfully juxtaposes a personal rite of passage with a personal loss.
Watch 5 years in the life on one young transguy, as his voice and pictures tell the story of how he’s grown not just as a man, but as a person.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.