To My Son About His Tears

What I wish more men knew about emotions.

This Dad Dressed Up as Darth Vadar to Wake His 2-Year-Old Son

What happens at the end is truly unexpected and amazing.

Am I Turning My Sons Into Wimps by Nurturing Them?

Why I didn’t learn to parent my sons from the world’s example.

Why I’ll Teach My Son to Embrace the F-Word (and it’s Not What You Think!)

Most importantly, my failures have taught me to never give up.

My Wife Had a Baby, I Got Fired, and Now We Have an Art Studio

Shortly after his wife had a baby, Kevin Nordstrom got fired from his job. Instead of giving up on himself, he chose to start his own business.

How My Son Taught Me To Play Catch and To Be a Better Dad

We don’t have follow our fathers’ example. Sometimes, we can follow our sons’.

Phasing

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. ◊♦◊ We know a year is 365 days. A month, about […]

Man Time vs. Woman Time

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. ◊♦◊ Disclaimer: this week’s column will contain generalized and sexist ideas, […]

31 Reasons to Join The Good Men Project Premium Member Community

Why what we are doing here is so important.

What I’m Tired Of Hearing As A Mom Of Three Boys

Yes, my boys can be rowdy and naughty; but they can also be quiet and gentle. The thing is, society never sees that.

Boys Will Be Boys…Until We Teach Them To Be More

It’s a striking truth that as the leader of the house goes, so goes the son (or sons). The pressure is on us as parents to model what we hope our sons will grow up to understand.

A Letter From My Forgotten Father

I didn’t want to be your grandfather, but somehow I turned out to be just like him. ___ To my always son, You’re reading this because I am not there right now. It isn’t fair. I know it isn’t. I didn’t want to be your grandfather, but somehow I turned out to be just like […]

As Long As We Are Alive, We Are Fathers

Fatherhood is an experience that doesn’t end. Once you become a father your identity is forever changed.

Call for Submissions: A Teacher Who Changed My Son’s Life

It takes a village to raise a boy. We’d love to hear about a teacher who made a difference in your son’s life.

Don’t Worry. You Can Still Call Your Boy ‘Little Man’.

“He will have to wrestle with all of the definitions that the world uses to confine and limit our potential, but that is for later in life.”

Helping the Village Reclaim it’s Soul

It’s time we understand the role of community in the rise and fall of our sons.