Kermet Apio would do anything for parenthood. Even buying a purple 96T-Dub.
I wasn’t ready to be with a baby. I didn’t understand the rhythm of it. What was the beginning, middle, and end of this task?
Rebecca Carroll was adopted by white parents, and saw the world through their eyes. Now, as the mother of a son who is black, she is seeing the reality of race in a whole new way.
Using the unassuming structure of the prose poem, Jim Churchill-Dicks presents a disturbing, emotionally-charged moment between father and son.
Ann O’Leary on how best to address the surge of women having babies outside of marriage and raising children on their own.
R.G. Evans shows us how the seemingly simple questions our children ask us can set off a whole train of complicated associations.
Jon Magidsohn has moved his house, business and family to follow his wife around the world. Four times. Here’s why that is part of the new norm.
My mind goes to the dark places I work so hard to fight against: tumor, cancer, six months to live, eight months, eight years …
Karl Moyse knew this year would bring him great things, but he never anticipated fatherhood would be one of them. Filled with a newly-realized love and joy, he shares his feelings and hopes for his unborn child.
Jon Vaughn teaches his kids important lessons about responsibility, integrity, and a positive attitude using one simple word: No.
It has been a year since Hurricane Sandy. Ariel Chesler looks back on the storm and the birth of his daughter.
You wouldn’t expect an eating disorder to bond a hurting family, but Julia Newman’s family has learned how to thrive because of the work they’ve all done.
An awkward gift-giver, a guy who accidentally killed his fiance’s pet, and waning attraction between a husband and wife.
Has Spirituality itself become a new religion? Why writer Jacob Nordby claims to break out in soul hives when someone calls him a spiritual guy these days, and wonders if we can move beyond these labels.
Adam Cherepski loves being a dad, but, acknowledges that, sometimes, being a dad involves doing things you’re not particularly proud of
Saying your creed is one thing. Meaning it is another.
There is a stigma attached to rape. A stigma centuries old, created by devils, used against their victims to hide awful deeds. It’s time to put that stigma where it belongs.
Most of the major players seem to be on board. Will prison reform succeed where other big ideas have failed? – The Good Men Project has recently been aiming our sights on prison reform,[Read More...]
Edward Snowden addressed the SXSW audience on issues of privacy and security on the net. Here’s some of the response on #SXSnowden
As a dad, Patrick A Howell finds Hollywood’s violence and sexuality less disturbing than the overt retro-racism on display in film right now. Luckily, there is an alternative.
Who knew strangers kissing could be so romantic.
The UN’s recent reports on the treatment of children in Syria and in the Roman Catholic Church revealed some of the despicable acts committed against boys that are part of a disturbing and hidden global trend.
Daniel Parmeggiani shares how his neurosis for perfection led him to discover his true innocent nature.
It all started when he and Mary decided to throw a party.
Sometimes a visit to the pub is more than that. It’s a lesson in friendship, craftsmanship, and sincerity.
“I was curious to hear what melody the birds were creating,” said Jarbas Agnelli. Is that not what art is—all things curious?
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