Determination: A Video Poem by Elvis Alves

Determination

The poem “Determination” is from Elvis Alves book Bitter Melon. The video is directed by Georgina Bobb.

Why You Will Probably Get Back Together With Your Ex, Even If You Shouldn’t

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The dating game these days is rough. And it’s no wonder that many people go back to dating their ex’s, even after bad breakups. Here’s why so many people opt for the familiar.

Top Ten Ways Fathers Can Honor Their Mentors

Top Ten Ways Fathers Can Honor Their Mentors

In this excerpt from his new book, “My Father’s Day Gift,” Dr. David Andrews breaks down ten ways that dads can gratefully acknowledge the father figures who helped shape their development as parents.

You’re a Good Man. Have We Left You Out?

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We have a lot of voices on GMP. Is yours getting heard?

“Being a Father Is Being a Question”: What a New Anthology on Fatherhood Has to Say About Being a Dad

"Being a Father Is Being a Question": What a New Anthology on Fatherhood Has to Say About Being a Dad

Steve Edwards talks to Brian Gresko, the editor behind the upcoming “When I First Held You”, about literary fathers, gender and parenting, and the transformative power of becoming a dad

‘Hey Girl’: A Photo Essay Celebrating Men

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Anna Birkás has been inspired by the awesome men in her life to create these images reflecting their freedom of self expression.

Reflections on Losing Testosterone and Gaining Intimacy

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Samuel Mahaffy learned that without testosterone can be rich, and intimacy comes in many forms.

What We Talk About When We Talk About Men: The Top 10 Issues of Men in 2014

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Men’s roles are changing almost faster than we can keep up with the change. Here are ten reasons that make the conversation about men so incredibly important.

Dear Men, If You Could Write, Tweet, or Talk to Your Younger Self, What Would You Say?

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GMP invites you to participate in a multi-media experience where you can share anything you want with your younger self.

Getting Ready for Death

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Why Steve Harper, a perfectly healthy guy, decided to have his will done.

What the Heck Is a Doula and Why Do We Need One?

What the Heck Is a Doula and Why Do We Need One?

Scott Posey was skeptical about involving a doula in the birth of his first child, but soon realized that the doula was an invaluable resource for both him and his wife

A Gay, Aboriginal, Introverted Male (And Not At All What You’d Expect That Means)

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Dameyon Bonson has a few stereotypes he’d like to dispel.

What Can You Say Today That Someone Might Remember 35 Years From Now?

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The words were simple: “I’m sorry to hear about your father.” But for a young girl, they had an impact that spanned decades.

13 Dad Truths

13 Dad Truths

Andy Smithson assembles a list of thirteen universal truths about fatherhood and being an engaged dad

Work With Your Nerves, Not Against Them: How To Get A Girl’s Number Without Asking

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A young comedian struggled with the 20th century custom of asking women for their phone numbers. Here’s his 21st century solution.

Finding the Truly Heroic Among Us Mere Mortals

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“The men whom I have met during the Project have each inspired me to grow in a different way. They are my heroes. What we need as men isn’t more silent suffering; it’s the willingness to tell and listen to the truth of our lives.” ~ Tom Matlack