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.
A prominent activist who marched for Freddie Gray on Saturday blames city officials for any damages sustained.
Because every couple has its own timing.
Live footage from Basecamp at Mt. Everest where the Nepali Earthquake triggered a deadly avalanche. “The ground was shaking from the earthquake and as soon as we saw people running we were running ourselves to save our lives.”
Spending time in the woods reminds you that a real world exists out there, outside of the virtual world of fire-light shadows that we create for ourselves (and each other).
Abdul Staten sat on a panel about how the idea of masculinity is hindering adolescent boys from blossoming into their authentic, non-violent, non-misogynistic, non-abusive selves.
One family gains a more simple, less stressful life by making where they live more important than raw square-footage.
Don’t get too attached to that snarky alter ego, because it is doomed to die when you fall in love.
Truly loving ourselves and others requires that we evolve. And stories of evolution can inspire us to love better, and evolve faster.
Do the women you like disappear after a few dates?. Harris O’Malley on how to keep her interest.
After nearly sacrificing his marriage he learned that balance is about putting your focus on what is most important.
Billy Flood visited Ferguson, a town divided by race, and the difference between the two worlds screamed the story of America.
When Bruce Jenner came out as transgender, a national conversation was started.
What we can learn from Bruce Jenner’s coming out and where we’re headed as a society regarding our transgender friends and family.
Shawn Henfling responds to an unknown nurse’s treatment of a mentally ill young woman in an Emergency Room.
Brett Ortler never could’ve imagined the magnitude of messes a toddler can make. Thank goodness for Babyganics.
Some values never lose their importance they just go out of style –time to bring this one back in a big way.
What we appreciate—and need—in a potential mate changes as we get older. James Michael Sama identifies eight ways our dating outlook shifts with—shall we call it, ahem, maturity instead of age?
Put an end to shaming by doing one beautifully simple thing.
Jordan Gray dives into when you should and when you shouldn’t get back with your ex.
Business owner Doug Wagner didn’t expect to learn 3 important lessons of leadership from grieving the loss of his best friend. But that’s exactly what happened.