Father/Son Adventures and the Glory of The California Dipsea Trail

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While out exploring with my son, we came across a pleasant surprise.

R. Kelly’s Son Jay Came Out As Trans, And His Mother Couldn’t Be More Supportive

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The son of the infamous R&B singer has come out amidst intense media scrutiny. His mother has been by his side through it all.

Raising Compassionate Boys: An Experiment in Parenting

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In response to the plethora of school shootings, sexual assaults, and viral humiliations, Kozo Hattori is arming his sons with compassion.

What My First-Grade Son Taught Me About Art

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After seeing his son’s excitement about Degas, Picasso, and Warhol—CJ Kaplan realizes that teaching is an art form.

“Dad, I Got Another Tattoo!” Watch this Father React as His Son Gets More And More Tattoos

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No one said parenting would be easy.

Fourteen

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“Fourteen” is Telaina Eriksen’s heartfelt letter to her teenaged son, and the man she hopes he becomes.

My Son Died

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Bob Marrow could not talk about his son’s death for 25 years.

Teddy Bear Meets Best Friend

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This teddy bear just won the internet’s heart.

What’s More Precious Than a ’57 Chevy? [Video]

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Dillan DiGiovanni was truly moved by this father’s gratitude for his precious son.

My Father, My Self: It’s Complicated

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My Father Changed, But My Memories Are Not So Easily Shed.

Dear Parents, Let’s Talk About Kids and Gender Roles

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Gretchen Edwards-Bodmer is raising a happy and joyful son without following rigid gender roles or rules. And she wants you to understand why.

A Father And Son Share a Moment After a Football Game

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Michael Ellis asked his friend to share the backstory father and son photo that conveyed a powerful mix of frustration, composure, vulnerability and strength.

Accident

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Todd Davis offers a meditation on one man’s death and the stories we tell to gloss over ugly truths.

Real Life Love: When His Mother Left Him With Unmet Needs

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The phrase “mommy issues” doesn’t acknowledge the pain involved. Heather Gray knows this and speaks directly to couples affected.

Not All Heroes Are Human. My Cat Saved My Son. (Video)

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A vicious dog attacked Robert Triantafilo’s son while he was riding his trike. And who saved the day? Mrs. Cat.

The Last Time My Father Sees Me

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A poem of quiet power and beauty, Dalton Day’s “The Last Time My Father Sees Me” strikes a rare balance between honest emotion and fresh, surreal imagery.