The battle against time: Josh Magill talks about watching his son grow up.
After our sons grow past the superhero phase, are we having conversations to help them with their new identity or leaving them alone to figure it out?
Nick Florest realizes that telling a middle-schooler to “get over it” when his heart is broken is not the soundest of advice.
Carmelo Vallone reflects on losing his first love to homicide and why he can’t talk about the Trayvon Martin verdict.
Sara SM is an eleventh grade student who always believed that a “Magical Boyfriend Fairy” would come along some day and bring her a boyfriend. She’s about to grow up very fast.
Changes could be on the way for science classes across the nation with the release of the Next Generation Science Standards.
This is a comment by Christian Coleman on the post “The Battle For Gay Rights is a Wrestling Match Over Masculine Identity”.
By the time you’re in high school, your childhood is behind you, and your current performance is a powerful predictor of adult success.
Sleepy students huddling together for a group photo have no idea just how close to their futures they really are.
As his students head toward high school, Carl Bosch wants them all to recognize the opportunities they’ll have.
Carl Bosch can wish extravagant success for his former students, but all he can hope for is basic goodness.
Jordan Gray says that in order to be an amazing lover, you have to be honest about whether you’re performing or focusing on pleasure. —– You lie on your back. Your chest is heaving with[Read More...]
Leo Babauta reminds us that convenience always comes with hidden costs, when you look at the whole picture.
When you get the chance to give up everything and have an adventure, does it ever make sense?
Writer Ian Stansel makes peace with the profoundly terrible stench of his grandfather.
Because of my muscle wasting disease, I have very little physical ability, but for the most part, I never notice it, and a large reason for that has always been my brother’s endless willingness to help me.
Click bait fashion articles make Dr. Kwame M. Brown gaze at his shoes.
The majority of anti-violence advocates are marching in the wrong direction.
This father explains to his son why he’s not signing him up for little league and offers some sage advice to parents about expectations and their children.
Ellen DeGeneres sent her young friend Noah Ritter, also known as the “apparently” kid, to the Walking With Dinosaurs show. His encounter was nothing short of hilarious.
As protests clog the streets, Beijing’s reliance on a peaceful financial hub in HK becomes ever clearer.
Sean Melia on why you should check out these wow-worthy athletes.
Just for fun—a dog who has the best job in the world. He returns passengers lost items at the airport, and gets showered with hugs and attention in return.
It’s a sentiment I’ve always found perplexing–the idea that hope is less realistic than despair–and though many of my favourite works have negative outcomes, I’ve never felt that this gave them a verisimilitude that other films lack.
Have something to say about men in business? The Good Men Project is taking submissions.
Brandon Billinger recently realized that he hasn’t been completely honest with his son and hopes that his little white lies aren’t sending a bad message.
Tony Posnanski doesn’t think he’s romantic. You might disagree.
You expect to find declarations of love and heartbreak in books and poems… But what about on the bathroom wall, the freeway overpass or the cracked concrete?