How to Unspoil Your Son in 1 Simple Step

In my experience, parents are partly responsible for “creating” sons that are indifferent, lazy or entitled.

One Mother’s Plea to Her Ex: You’re Missing Everything

Three Boys and a Mom’s Rachael Boley has words for her ex, and they tell us everything about everything important about life.

Do You Honor Your Precious Skin?

Learning to shave later in life, and why a man must teach his sons.

Lessons in Facial Hair

Jason White on comparing his facial hair to his father’s, and the lessons he learned about masculinity.

Peeling Back the Labels: My Newfound View of Men

What makes a good man? Yasmina Blackburn reflects on how perspectives can shape the views about men.

Why I’m Afraid to Raise a Man

“Would I have it in me to be the kind of mother that didn’t degrade or diminish his masculinity, but teach him that it can be a powerful tool for positivity, change and equality?”

I Don’t Have a Father

Jordan Becker didn’t get what he needed from a father. But he’s going to make a great dad.

31 Reasons to Become a Premium Member of The Good Men Project (Plus 5 Extra Bonuses)

Why what we are doing here is so important.

Michael Carley: Nothing More Important

Welcome to Portraits of Fatherhood: We’re telling the story of today’s dads. __ There is no better place to witness the changing roles of men and women in the larger culture than through the lens of parenthood. But rather than speculate on what and how contemporary fathers do what they do, we’d like to bring […]

Dear Dad: The One With the Circumcision Question

A single mom has no male influences and is unsure if she should circumcise her unborn son, so she turns to ‘Dear Dad’ for advice.

Why, Son, Why?

Sam Avery recalls an evening where his twins gave him a bigger than normal mess to clean up.

30 Years Ago, 30 Years to Go: from Dad to Sons

Joe Medler is as far from 11 as he is from 71 and wants his sons to know a few things about life.

How I’m Raising My Sons To Be Feminist

Nothing can really prepare you for being a parent. And there is no damn way anything can prepare you for being a step-parent.

Dealing With Dad

It was a “gift” they weren’t expecting but have come to fully understand.

Lessons From the Most Inspiring Man I’ve Ever Met

His dad survived the German occupation, war, and a host of other struggles. He taught him these invaluable lessons. — Who is it who inspires you the most? A Rock Star? An Olympian? A Philosopher? Who’s your hero? I don’t recall my Dad talking about his goals. My hero is my Dad. He’s a man […]

The Other Voices in Your Son’s Life …. and Why You Should Be Thankful for Them

Mike Berry is grateful for all the others who are helping him bring out the man inside his son.