Call for Submissions – My Brother is My Hero Because …

Our “For The Love of Men” section wants to share your stories about what makes your brother special.

The Glow of Gratitude: My Lesson in Christmas, Men and Privilege

Not all gifts have to come in a bow. Erin Kelly reflects on the ones that mean the most to her.

How to Live a Longer, Happier Life Starting Today

Studies indicate that this one choice reduces mortality rates by 22 percent and reduces depression as well.

Two Princes

Father Time is a weekly column dedicated to the concept of time in a parent’s life, particularly a father’s life. The point of view comes from a father of two young sons, both under three-years-old, and how time really is just that: a concept. ◊♦◊ If time is a shared commodity within the marriage and […]

My House was Empty

We appreciate the little things. And that makes all the difference.

To Find Myself I Had to Let Go Of My Brother’s Death

Michael Colon found there were five things he had to remember as he let go of the trauma of losing his brother and discovered a new life .

Smells Like Teen Spirit

One grunge rock anthem reveals the connections and disconnections between two brothers.

Siblings In The Scrum: Long History Of Brothers Makes Rugby A Family Affair

Jessica Pinchbeck documents different sets of brothers on different rugby teams, showing how the ties of a rugby family are pretty thick.

My Dear Son, I am Thankful For Your Empathy

Empathy is the building block of morality. Are we nurturing it in our boys?

How to End Sibling Rivalry & Lower Your Kids’ Risk of Divorce at the Same Time

Fighting siblings and divorcing spouses are more alike than you may think, and both can find peace by following these three steps.

When Siblings Squabble….Strategies For Maintaining Parental Sanity

Connie K. Grier shares tips on how parents can support their kids in mending sibling squabbles.

Creating Family Traditions Among Brothers … Among Men

Our parents left behind 4 boys. We’re all 5 or 6 years apart in age and we all have our own set of life experiences. 5 years ago, our oldest brother called a family meeting for just the brothers. Johnny, Teddy, that’s me, Charlie, and Billy.

How This Sixty-Two-Year-Old Man Became a Young Mom

“Our shared experience of vulnerability erases the age and gender differences between the young mothers and me.”

5 Reasons Your Brother Is a Freakin’ Gift

Having a brother isn’t luck. It’s winning the lottery.

14 Ways Growing Up With Brothers Makes You A Stronger Woman

Brothers really can be a girl’s best friends, and can prepare them for the best of everything in life.

5 Unexpected Lessons About Grief From the Deaths of My Parents

Tor Constantino shares insights learned about grief while coping with the loss of his parents.