The Boy Who Lived: The Story of a Son Who Came Later in Life

The Boy Who Lived: The Story of a Son Who Came Later in Life

Douglas Mine, a former foreign correspondent, shares this memoir about meeting his Italian wife, starting a life together, and the honest emotions that accompany finding out, at age fifty-five, that you’re going to be a father again.

Does a Man Walk a Woman to Her Car, Even When She Says No?

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Many women have learned not to depend on a man. So when she says she doesn’t need you to walk her to her car, at nighttime, on a dark street, do you walk her anyway?

I Am Proud Of My Masculinity

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Graham Phoenix has felt a need to take control over what he does in life and he has had many reasons to question this over the years. He now realizes that this is an essential aspect of his masculinity, an important part of being a man.

Boys Kissing Boys: What’s the Problem?

Boys Kissing Boys: What’s the Problem?

Brent Almond wonders why our society stigmatizes boys for showing affection to each other and worries that his young son is already feeling the pressure to conform.

Letter to My Absent Father

Letter to My Absent Father

Josh McCumber writes the last letter he’ll ever write to his absentee father, informing him that it’s time to find some closure in their relationship.

How My Daughter Has Changed The Way I Watch The World Cup

How My Daughter Has Changed The Way I Watch The World Cup

Watching the 2014 World Cup made Russ Clark realize that he’s a different man than he was the last time he watched the World Cup. The reason? The upcoming birth of his first child.

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Michael Ellis on Being a Good Boy

Michael Ellis talks about how counter-productive the well-intentioned the phrase ‘be a good boy’ can be.

Fatherhood—Does It Matter? Yes, Now More Than Ever!

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Graham Phoenix posed in a boat with his father, he now wonders whether fatherhood matters. Reading ‘Why Fatherhood Matters’ in Esquire he understands why it does.

How to be a Modern Dad in 5 Easy-to-Follow Rules

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To be an engaged and present parent, Tsach Gilboa offers five simple guidelines to live by.

7 Ways to Be A Man That Matters

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Himay Zepeda on essential elements to being a man

“Kids Don’t Take Away Your Manhood, They Give It To You” – Louis CK on Fatherhood (Video)

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Louis CK on what makes fathers so valuable.

My Father Never Returned Library Books: A Father’s Day Reading Remembrance

My Father Never Returned Library Books: A Father’s Day Reading Remembrance

Tom Burns’ dad loved libraries and he loved to read. However, he didn’t like giving libraries their books back. This is his story.

Lessons Learned From My Dad: A Father’s Day Tribute

Lessons Learned From My Dad: A Father's Day Tribute

Doyin Richards offers this tribute to his incredibly accomplished father, collecting five of the best lessons that his dad taught him about being a parent.

The “I’m a Dad” Project: This Is What Fathers Really Look Like

The “I’m a Dad” Project: This Is What Fathers Really Look Like

Photographer and documentarian Joe Hunich has created a stunning collection of interviews that document men talking honestly and frankly about what it means to be a dad.

The Journey to Manhood Starts With Letting Go

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Setting the foundation is the key to helping our boys find their way to manhood.

007 vs. Title VII: ‘Goldfinger’, The Civil Rights Act, and White Male Privilege

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Greg Olear comments on the blatant sexism and racism within the third James Bond movie, and what we can learn from white male privilege.