What No One Teaches Us About Love

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Most of us, if we are really honest with ourselves, have some idea of how we keep deeper love at bay.

Guy Friends See Each Other Naked For The First Time [video - SFW]

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See what happens when three sets of friends stop wearing robes and start being real…naked.

Serving Up Sunshine? No, Thanks.

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Dillan DiGiovanni asks that if you really want to share yourself, you share the dark along with the light.

My Wheelchair Doesn’t Define Me

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Erin Kelly on her wheelchair, its stigmas and how they’ve helped her find dignity as an individual.

Five Gifts My Transition Gave Me

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Dillan DiGiovanni is grateful for the experiences he’s gained as a transgender person.

The Body Image Monster Didn’t Win Today

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Dillan DiGiovanni talks about the days when the body image monster doesn’t win.

I Was 19-Years-Old When I Realized I Was Going Bald

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A 20-something’s journey into manhood.

Who is the Lumbersexual Man?

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Has the “metrosexual” of the last 15 years been replaced by the “lumbersexual”?

How Keira Knightley’s Breasts Inspired Family Body Image Talk

How Keira Knightley’s Breasts Inspired Family Body Image Talk

Mike Reynolds discusses how Keira Knightley’s recent provocative stance against photoshopped images made him consider his own body image anxieties and how he hopes his daughters will feel about their bodies in the future.

Are You Normal? Probably Not

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I’M NOT NORMAL. But I am happy.

X-Men Gave Gay Teen the Courage to Confront His Teacher

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After a teacher humiliates Nathan in front of the entire class, he finds a speech in an X-Men comic that inspires him to push back in his own way.

My Sexual Orientation Doesn’t Define Me

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A person is more than a label. It doesn’t matter who labels them.

Empathy Leads to Understanding

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Understanding is not a prerequisite for empathy. Empathy is a prerequisite for understanding.

A Birthday Letter to My Niece

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James Rigdon found a letter he’d sent to his niece, and realized what was in it might make sense for other people, too.

How to Be Yourself When Everyone Pressures You to Be Something Else

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In a culture so focused on individuality and “every man for himself,” there’s a lot of pressure to conform.

Comment of the Day: “I don’t remember anyone telling me I was pretty.”

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Can harm be done by not telling a girl she is pretty?