Enough reality for one week. Fiction beckons…
There is beauty in the art of long-form writing. In the rush of modern society, we must not forget this.
Stories, whether fictitious or true, spring forth from our values, believes, perceptions, dreams, imaginations or wishes, all of which are bound to our life experiences, which in turn are fundamentally shaped by our particular environment. Raoul Wieland shares a few of these stories.
Yes, there has been progress since the Civil Rights Act of 1964. It just doesn’t look like it today. A Call for Submissions to talk about the changes that have occurred.
When a story takes hold of, transports, and truly transforms us, it’s more than the power of connection at work. It’s seeing ourselves in the face of another.
“My generation is too focused on easy stories: vituperative takedowns, lists of .gifs, and flippant blog posts,” writes seminarian N.C. Harrison.
Steve Edwards wants you to know that thinking about your life as a story will tell you way more about your personality than any online quiz ever could.
A look at the patterns in the 70 mass shootings over the last 32 years and how they intersect with the social pressures of masculinity.
We’re looking for gay, bisexual, and transgender men 40+ to tell their stories, to celebrate who they are and where they’ve come from, to share what they’ve learned and where they’re going.
Like Philly’s neighborhoods, city agencies are siloed and don’t always talk to each other.
Ebola is deadly and highly contagious, but not easily transmitted. Fear and panic should not guide public health decisions. Science should.
After you’ve recovered from your candy hangover, what’s next?
With the 40th Anniversary coming up, let’s take a moment to hail the cult classic. It defined a generation and should define a new one.
Seth Adam Smith says real love transcends feelings to become an unconditional commitment to an imperfect person.
He didn’t really think he could even convince his partner they should be dads. Now he works tirelessly to make more good men fathers to kids who need them. Here’s how it happened.
Aaron W. Voyles considers the concept of being an expert on the experiences of college men.
We’re growing – if you love sports, we’d love for you to write for us! Share your unique sports “take” with the millions who visit this site every month!
This year, I’m breaking the rules. I’m a man, dressed up as a man.
Thomas Fiffer lets loose on six centers of male shame that need to be dispensed with.
A poem about how Andrew Lawes’ niece gave him the strength to fight his depression and suicidal thoughts.
A recent Fox News clip on street harassment shows the perverse incentives in the conservative media at work.
Jim Rigby finds inspiration in the life and loss of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Hollywood heavyweight Paul Lazarus shifts gears and draws attention to a mind-bendingly brilliant invention that could save the lives of hundreds of millions.
Using Membership Rewards® from American Express, my family can experience a whole lot of things that might have otherwise been out of reach.
Dr. David J. Leonard gets real & personal on the masculinity balancing males face
GMP is having a site-wide conversation about men and shame. Read the stories here and consider sharing one of your own.
When people don’t see themselves or their partners in the gender molds used to define them, relationships are set up to fail.