You’re a Good Man. Have We Left You Out?

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We have a lot of voices on GMP. Is yours getting heard?

100 Words on Love: More Like Tony Soprano Than Mother Teresa


I never could have known that loving my children would be more like stone cold ruthlessness.

Finding Beauty on the Unknown Road of Life


Moving forward and discovering the richness to be savored in a fleeting life, Himay Zepeda reflects on it all.

What Losing My Father At Age 21 Taught Me About Life


Call both of your parents, have a conversation with them and tell them you love them. Do this, because one day you won’t be able to do so and then you just might regret it.

‘Front Seat Chronicles’ Lets Us Eavesdrop On Conversations

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New show eschews elaborate sets and silly plots for something much better: conversations.

Making Peace with Mum and Dad

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Sherri Rosen shares her experience of why it’s so important to reconcile with your parents when they die.

Sally Field Pens Open Letter About Gay Son

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Sally Field’s son speaks proudly of his mother. She speaks equally proudly of him.

7 April Fool’s Day Pranks That Will Crack Your Kids Up

Just because you’re an adult doesn’t mean you have to act like one.

So What’s the Appeal of Comics Conventions? Family Fun, For One

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The Wizard World Comic Convention recently hit Sacramento. Jay Snook talked to a few attendees about the magic of the con.

How to Rescue a Single Mom

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Katherine Logan longs for a day when dating a single mom is something normal, not special or heroic.

April Call for Submissions: The Month of the Military Child

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Are you a military child with a story to tell? We want YOU!

Finding Your Voice


Leo Babauta gives great advice to up and coming artists. Find your voice, and shout.

Young Men Want to Matter- Here’s How

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Handshakes can change the world.

Are Video Games About War Hurting The Emotional Development Of Boys And Men? (Maybe They Don’t Have to)

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Some video game trivialize war and violence but it doesn’t have to be this way.

You Probably Don’t Practice the Most Important Skill in Life

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You are a SOCIAL animal. So why accept social mediocrity?

“Choose love, joy & compassion, step away from bitterness & resentment.”

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