Tom Mallouk writes touchingly of a deceased friend and the small bit of impermanence that remains.
Laura Foley’s poem works to come to terms with loss by juxtaposing the language of dreams with one stark, unforgettable image.
Modern break-ups appear to be a lot more complicated than those of past generations. As if real life weren’t hard enough, nowadays we also have to add a digital breakup.
When we love, we can often stumble into loss. Nathan Graziano shares with us the story of one of his first loves, leaving us to reel in the heartbreaking reality that is loving someone with depression.
Even though he’s never had a conversation with his Mother, Mark MacDonald is eternally grateful for all she has taught him.
You neither can nor should try to avoid the sadness of love. There is always some loss associated with loving a person.
Not every relationship ends with happily ever after. But not every break up needs to break your heart either.
Diane Lockward uses a seemingly mundane occurrence to make a powerful statement about personal loss and, perhaps, the current state of boyhood.
Veteran Airman Nicholas Miele skillfully juxtaposes a personal rite of passage with a personal loss.
Randall Horton reflects on his own experiences with grief, and wonders why being a man is to be sentenced to a life bereft of emotional support?
Losing his father at age nine fractured Thomas Fiffer’s heart, but he found his way back to wholeness.
Men are often more consumed with what they will sacrifice if they are truly themselves, rather than what they will gain by embracing it fully.
Losing a child was the hardest thing Heather Spohr ever went through. Here’s how she managed to find strength in her marriage throughout her difficult time.
Hera McLeod remembers her son, who was murdered at one year old, and pledges to try to make the world better in honor of his life.
There’s more than one way in this world to be an educated man.
Here’s how to sell the climate change message
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Jesse Kornbluth reviews W. Somerset Maugham’s novel.
When marriage becomes political. William Lucas Walker’s Spilled Milk column.
Like Philly’s neighborhoods, city agencies are siloed and don’t always talk to each other.
Ebola is deadly and highly contagious, but not easily transmitted. Fear and panic should not guide public health decisions. Science should.
After you’ve recovered from your candy hangover, what’s next?
With the 40th Anniversary coming up, let’s take a moment to hail the cult classic. It defined a generation and should define a new one.
Seth Adam Smith says real love transcends feelings to become an unconditional commitment to an imperfect person.
He didn’t really think he could even convince his partner they should be dads. Now he works tirelessly to make more good men fathers to kids who need them. Here’s how it happened.
Aaron W. Voyles considers the concept of being an expert on the experiences of college men.
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Hollywood heavyweight Paul Lazarus shifts gears and draws attention to a mind-bendingly brilliant invention that could save the lives of hundreds of millions.
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Dr. David J. Leonard gets real & personal on the masculinity balancing males face
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When people don’t see themselves or their partners in the gender molds used to define them, relationships are set up to fail.