Patrick Paglen explains how feminism is, in its own right, a nerdy interest.
Male and female writers at the Bangalore Literature Festival both agree that there’s a need to work towards a gender neutral literary society.
Make a list, forget literature, and abandon the craft of the word-smith. After that, can there be justice for literature?
Peter Temple’s books are prize winners. This one took the Colin Roderick Award for Australian writing as well as Australia’s major prize for crime fiction, the Ned Kelly Award. Good enough for ya?
Are we more than the sum of our parts and should arbitrary circumstances of birth determine our chance for happiness
Thomas Fiffer takes the hammer to three myths about love that prevent us from entering and enjoying meaningful relationships.
The Lambda Literary Foundation’s LGBT Writers in Schools Program connects authors with classrooms, and in turn, provides hope.
Many of us know the story of David & Goliath, with it’s beloved tale of an underdog coming out on top, but what if we have been looking at it all wrong?
Professor Bobkoff is not returning to campus this fall, but his daughter will never forget what he taught her.
By trying to follow in his literary hero’s footsteps, Jarad Dewing learned that not all heroes are what they seem.
How many have you seen?
You can have a great marriage, but you have to stop being terrible to each other.
The unifying power of sports.
Steve Spring offers a simple way to complete the tasks that matter most to us.
Jon Sindell requests your kind attention to this piece about courtesy.
Justin Ricklefs does some soul searching on youth sports and shares what his family is doing to inject a little joy into the madness.
How do we encourage others to grow and reach the potential we see in them? We lead the way by accepting their loving words of encouragement.
In the face of his toddler’s rejection, Ty Phillips reminds us of the real reason we meet others’ needs.
You’re capable of treating people with chronic diseases with compassion. Sometimes we all need a little help.
They’re more than just sexist jerks, they’re the heroes of a different show.
Dr. Steve explores how relationship building through empowered communication is a corner stone to personal growth.
It was the first time I could prove to myself that I am somehow worthy of such a wonderful gift.
Ethan Gilsdorf remembers the summer of 1977, the year he was ten, and the intersection of boys, violence, and the animal kingdom.
Krushangi Maisuria is finishing high school this year. But her wisdom vastly exceeds her age.
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.