The Beauty, and Need, of Long-Form

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There is beauty in the art of long-form writing. In the rush of modern society, we must not forget this.

Fear and Isolation as Training Grounds for Fearlessness

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Ned Breslin shares a haunting story from his past.

Storytelling, Culture, and Revolution

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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.

These Are The Stories That Change Everything

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Together, our community is changing the cultural narrative about men today.

The Civil Rights Act is 50 Years Old. These Two Photos Were Taken 50 Years Apart. Behold Our Progress.

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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.

Without You I Have No History: The Importance of Story-Keeping

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“We’re losing millions of stories everyday”, says Oscar Nilsson.

The Secret to Stories Revealed

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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.

A Scotch A Day Keeps The Doctor Away

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Al DeLuise on why he started drinking scotch for health reasons.

Mrs. Bloomingdale

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Bob Marrow shares the story of his childhood play area, and a friend he met in the process.

The Brothel And The Lottery

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Tyler McMahon travels to El Salvador to discover the hidden meaning in hitting the jackpot.

31 Reasons to Become a Premium Member of The Good Men Project

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Why what we are doing here is so important.

Why We Need Complicated Stories

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“My generation is too focused on easy stories: vituperative takedowns, lists of .gifs, and flippant blog posts,” writes seminarian N.C. Harrison.

The Last Personality Quiz You Will Ever Need: A Storyteller’s Guide to the Examined Life

The Last Personality Quiz You Will Ever Need: A Storyteller’s Guide to the Examined Life

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.

The Patterns In Mass Shootings and a Conversation About Men

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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.

Call for Submissions: LGBT Pride Month – The Stories of Older Men

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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.

The Couple With the Best Story Wins

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If we want our relationships to have happy endings, we have to be careful of the stories we tell.