Rick Belden gives readers a name for what they have always known about themselves.
For some child abuse survivors, forgiveness is a path to healing. For others, being pressured to forgive only makes things worse. Don’t assume that you know which is which.
The nightmare of infection ends here. Poet Rick Belden and visual artist Staci Poirier on the infectious nature of family violence.
Writers form bonds with one another, beginning with the first words we read … and write. An introduction to the Poetry by Kids series on The Good Life.
Rick Belden reads a poem called “Easter” from his book Iron Man Family Outing: Poems about Transition into a More Conscious Manhood.
When Rick Belden was in need of a masculine figure, Iron Man helped him cope with the difficulties of life.
Rick Belden watches an interview with Jon Ritchie, childhood friend of Jerry Sandusky, and knows only too well what Jon describes.
After all the hard work he’s put in, Rick Belden wonders if there are some things we just can’t change.
Steve O’Neill did the almost-unthinkable…and kind of liked it.
New report shows a catastrophic loss of diversity as human populations grow. It’s time for action and the UK could lead the way.
Leo Babauta understands that there is no magic formula for changing your habits.
The growing protests in Hong Kong have gripped the world’s attention.
Marco Cerino on why The 2022 World Cup in Qatar is a bad, bad move from FIFA.
What happens to girls when we sexualize them?
Relationships evolve. Sometimes less really is more.
Mike Iamele reflects on our amazing ability to grow and adapt to change in our lives.
James Fell, a fitness expert, thinks it’s time we stopped shaming people about their bodies.
Thomas Fiffer reverses the genders in an article about abuse written for women to expose the euphemisms we use when women abuse men.
Recent news stories that show us exactly what NOT to do if we’re trying to be less racist.
The next time someone asks, “Wanna cuddle?”, you might want to give it a try.
Do you leave that washroom $20 richer?
Have something to say about men in business? The Good Men Project is taking submissions.
Brandon Billinger recently realized that he hasn’t been completely honest with his son and hopes that his little white lies aren’t sending a bad message.
Tony Posnanski doesn’t think he’s romantic. You might disagree.
You expect to find declarations of love and heartbreak in books and poems… But what about on the bathroom wall, the freeway overpass or the cracked concrete?