Remember That Everyone Was a Child Once…Even You

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For Mike Iamele, sometimes the key to getting along is remembering that everyone you’re dealing with was once a kid, too.

Are You Normal? Probably Not

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I’M NOT NORMAL. But I am happy.

Why I Don’t Give Relationship Advice

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Mike Iamele sees a lot of relationship advice out there and isn’t planning to jump into the fray.

We Need Support to Get to Success

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Mike Iamele shares how support has been important to him, and how three words can keep us moving forward.

How to Be Yourself When Everyone Pressures You to Be Something Else

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In a culture so focused on individuality and “every man for himself,” there’s a lot of pressure to conform.

Why Positivity Doesn’t Always Mean Success

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It’s ok. You can cry it out.

When It’s Worth Breaking the Rules

Not us. But it could have been.

Most of us live life by rules we set, but sometimes we want to break them. Mike Iamele did just that at a recent wedding weekend.

How a Straight Man in a Gay Relationship Made it Work

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After telling how he fell in love with another straight man, Mike Iamele heard countless stories of other people creating relationships that feel right to them.

What Love Is & What Love Isn’t

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After the overwhelming response to his story about falling in love with his best friend, Mike Iamele wrote down some of the things he’s learned about love.

I’m an Otherwise Straight Man (Who Fell in Love with His Best Friend)

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It didn’t matter if it didn’t fit my identity. It didn’t matter if it didn’t fit my sexuality. It just mattered if it brought me love.