No One Said Love Was Easy, But Here’s Why It’s Worth All the Trouble

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“Unless it’s mad, passionate, extraordinary love, it’s a waste of your time. There are too many mediocre things in life. Love shouldn’t be one of them.” — Unknown

Donbas: A True Story of an Escape Across Russia

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“You’re cold? He escaped from Russia on a freight train…in winter.”

An Unlikely Love Story. The Best I Have Read In Years

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Jesse Kornbluth reviews Seth Greenland’s novel, “I Regret Everything”.

Want to Change the Way People Think? Start With a Great Story

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If you want to help people change, don’t judge or criticize. Instead, tell them a story.

Some Call It Vulnerability, I Call It Being Human

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Maybe it’s time we start calling vulnerability what it really is: humanity. No one’s perfect, so why hide our flaws?

Dear Readers: While You Were Sleeping…

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The Good Men Project posts 24 hours a day, EST. Here are some things you might have missed while you were sleeping.

The Kindness Diaries: One Man’s Quest by Leon Logothetis

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Could you travel around the world on a vintage yellow motorbike, living by the kindness of strangers? Leon Logothetis did. The Kindness Diaries is his story.

The Patterns In Mass Shootings and a Conversation About Men

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A look at the patterns in the 71 mass shootings over the last 32 years and how they intersect with the social pressures of masculinity.

Fifth Business

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Enough reality for one week. Fiction beckons…

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.