What It’s Like When You Weigh 380 Pounds and Order a Salad

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It doesn’t matter that the giggles may not have been directed at him. Tony Posnanski shares a powerful moment in his recovery from food addiction.

The Shame of Our Lives

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The truth can set us free from shame.

True Detective: How I Came to be a Failed Husband, Then Moved Past It. 

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A TV series scene sparks Derek Dupuis to think about his past, and reconsider what he once called failures.

On Men, Shame, and Vulnerability

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GMP is covering this important and sensitive topic on all fronts. Consider submitting your story and join the conversation no one else is having.

Men Are Worthy, Despite What We’re Taught

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Reconnecting with an old friend reminds Thomas Fiffer of his own struggle to regain self-respect.

What Happens to Masculinity and Marriage When Unemployment Strikes?

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Steven Lake Explores the Effects of Unemployment on Masculinity and Marriage. A Survival Story.

I Am Proud Of My Masculinity

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Graham Phoenix has felt a need to take control over what he does in life and he has had many reasons to question this over the years. He now realizes that this is an essential aspect of his masculinity, an important part of being a man.

You Don’t Need to Feel Ashamed

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Survivors of sexual abuse can’t simply flip the shame button to the off position. If only it were that easy…

Obsessions, Addiction, and Relationships

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Darlene Lancer explains how obsession and addiction can ruin relationships — and shares some ways to let go.

What’s up Doc? Men, Health and Marriage.

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Steven Lake explores what keeps men from looking after their health.

Dear ‘Dear Fatty’ Writer: Where You See Fat, I See Armor

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With this article Alanna Fero is as publicly vulnerable as she’s ever been. The only thing scarier? Being thin.

My Tearful Response to the “Dear Fatty” Post

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When the “Dear Fatty” post hit the internet, it received an overwhelmingly positive response; Theresa Byrne reflects on how this stranger’s post touched some of her deepest fears.

Supportive Men Are Not an Anomaly

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They are the fathers driving their kids to swim practice twice a week, they are the boyfriends folding laundry at their future in-laws house and they are husbands who proudly declare, “Yes, my wife stays home and she is a writer and I wouldn’t have it any other way.”

Sex Addict or High Libido? 10 Ways To Tell The Difference

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A lot of people throw around the term “sex addict” casually, but it’s not a casual diagnosis. Virginia Gilbert, MFT helps clear up the confusion.

If I Could, I Would: Men Offer Breastfeeding Support

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For moms who have been shamed while breastfeeding in public the support of a partner or bystander can make all the difference.

Shaming the Gentle Man

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How the word chivalry is taken as offensive by some men.