Predators come in both genders. We cannot vilify one and sugarcoat the other.
Sexual abuse survivor David Pittman’s constant search for connection left him feeling more and more alone, until he finally got help.
It’s a sad day when the word Rape tossed around the playground and you have to explain what it means
Cecil Murphey offers some powerful insights into how women cope with the ways in which the men they love cope.
There doesn’t have to be a second or tenth time. The damage occurred and our innocence was shattered.
“But why did it surface now?” I asked myself that question many times during the first year of my struggle with the molestation.
After a tumultuous childhood filled with abuse and neglect, Nathan C. Daniels reflects on how some of the pain he experienced may not have been inflicted intentionally.
What she did was wrong. It took Nathan C. Daniels years to learn this, and overcome the shame of being her victim.
David Pittman examines the reasons we, as a society, try to soften the term “rape” by calling it by other names.
Author Jayneen Sanders lists which behaviors are potential warning signs that a child may be being sexually abused… and just as importantly, which ones aren’t.
Mel talks about how childhood trauma lead to unhealthy sexual experiences and self-hatred later in life. (TW for sexual abuse.)
No one wants to hear stories of abuse, but that failure to listen has turned into a disbelief of victims.
Ian Matteoli’s got some game.
Is DSW male-only? Let’s unravel this strange phenomenon.
It’s easy. Click on a link, get a story. Want to see it again? No problem. Take as long as you need to make up your mind.
Can you look back and smile while your feet are glued?
No relationship is always easy. But having a partner with depression can be really difficult if you don’t understand what they’re going through.
As dads, brothers, sons, teachers and coaches we have the influence to make the “R” word a thing of the past.
Raising a boy when you’re not married to his mother is difficult, but sometimes it’s the right thing to do
We all face emotional problems that are too much to handle alone. But for men, asking for help is often a challenge. This guide helps you know if it’s time.
The source isn’t really important, it’s the inspiration to love that matters.
One man explains his elopement.
Neuroscience teaches us what it means to be human.
You think life is crazy now? Rick Rosner points out how much more crazy we have to look forward to.
Love letters can woo a heart, and maybe bring world peace. Jacqueline Stone shares some examples.
Shawn Henfling discusses the disturbing but age-old trend of public funding for private sports venues.
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.
Lodro Rinzler has a new take on the question every kid is asked: What do you want to be when you grow up?
What do we do when someone we know—a friend, a brother, a family member—is found to be abusing someone else? Saumya Arya Haas, with great sadness, decided what she needed to do.
There is a beauty in the human connection that comes from falling in love with someone you don’t know.
You know that moment when you’d like to rip her clothes off, and she’s given you the green light, and you are just too tired to care? That job.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.