How Being Bullied Helped Me To Trust My Parents

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A thank you note to my bullies.

What We Talk About When We Talk About Men: The Top 10 Issues of Men in 2014

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Men’s roles are changing almost faster than we can keep up with the change. Here are ten reasons that make the conversation about men so incredibly important.

What Losing My Father At Age 21 Taught Me About Life


Call both of your parents, have a conversation with them and tell them you love them. Do this, because one day you won’t be able to do so and then you just might regret it.

#YouCantBreakMe: These Bullying Victims Prove You Have To Go Through It To Get Through It (Video)


Many ‘beautiful’ people have battled through ugly pasts. In this video, you’ll see their testimonies.

Cody Mulligan: Behind the Eyes

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Erin Kelly, a writer with cerebral palsy, explores the fundamental lessons that can be learned from Cody Mulligan, the first blind amateur wrestler.

WhatsApp in the Ukraine–When Masculine Paradigms Collide

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This week Ukraine is in the news demonstrating competing masculine paradigms. The clash of the titans is being played out across the globe.

Get Outta My Mind, Get Offa My Chest: A Gynecomastia Survivor Shares His Tale


I grew up a seemingly normal, slightly chubby boy who by age 11 had a chest resembling a partially-deflated blow-up doll’s, sagging breasts, one noticeably larger than the other…This affected the way I look at myself. Here’s my recovery and healing story.

Low-Tech is Where It’s At When It Comes to Getting in Shape


Ross Enamait on the $5 fitness solution.

How to Stand Back Up After Life Knocks You Down

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Tamara Star learned the hard way that ‘the dark night of the soul’ is really a time of transformation. Here’s how she saw her way through.

How To Stay In Love

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Both a lyrical essay and a love poem, Jackson Bliss writes this tender and fiercely beautiful piece about the love of his life

The Answer To Life Isn’t Simple: Every Day Is A Multiple Choice Test For Personal Growth

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The ability and know how to fight rather than crumble in the face of adversity is the ultimate strength.

Instant Muscle: Just Add Oil, Lidocaine & Alcohol


Some might call it Extreme Body Modification. I call it Dysmorphia.

The Art of Mental Fitness


Cj Swaby interviews artist and athlete Jaime Medina Jimenez on homelessness, health and the power of art.

One Year Later – Hope and Thankfulness


James Sama looks back on the first year of his relationship, and although it hasn’t been all “sunshine and rainbows” it has changed and strengthened him immeasurably.

Call for Submissions: Male Toughness

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Do men need toughening up, or are we tough enough already?

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Wolfgang Brolley – on running with the creatures of the night.