Quentin Lucas describes his past relationship with suicide.
Check out the trailer of the documentary detailing Heath Ledger’s early end, and comment on depression and suicide in males.
In 2013 men accounted for 80 percent of deaths from suicide. Yet, men seldom seek help for depression.
Those who commit suicide feel that life is not only working against them but will never get better; whereas, those who only think about it are able to find something worth living for.
What do boys need to hear in order to become men? Edgar Wilson reflects on the things he didn’t know as a boy, but now is cautious and aware of as a man.
Discussing mental health isn’t common in the black community, so Michael Sam’s public vulnerability is noteworthy.
Break down the root cause of an individual’s depression, but avoid comparing generational struggles.
400 Chicago high-schoolers, many of them struggling to see the value in their lives, are reminded by a millennial author that #BlackLivesMatter.
Robin Williams died on August 11th, 2014. It affected me deeply—it was a catalyst which pushed me taking my mental health seriously.
Tim Lineaweaver shares his heartfelt letter to his father who is no longer here. It is an epistle that demands answers from one who cannot respond.
Historically the federal government has been the resource African-Americans could appeal to when rights were being violated and now, more than ever, their assistance is needed to put an end to a dehumanizing trend of racial profiling and police misconduct.
During her interaction with a Texas Trooper, Sandra Bland asserted dignity like her White counterparts have done.
As accomplished as I may seem to be, I experience imposter syndrome, which tells me I will never be enough.
Central to healing boyhood sexual abuse, is the curative power of love and validation.
After eight years of higher education he landed a dream job, then left it all to be his own boss.
Douglas Luman considers boyhood and the difficulties of growing up in this “sourced poem.”
Acupuncture can deliver better moods, health and virility.
The tragic death of Mr. Anthony Riley was the catalyst for a worldwide collaboration to promote suicide prevention and mental health care. — As the late June day turned into early night, a group of[Read More…]
Farts are often a source of discomfort and embarrassment, so why do they double as an inspiration for humor, even literary beauty?
Happiness depends on what affects your perceptions. Timing is essential, and space in our lives is relative.
We all need to achieve a balance between responsibility, pleasure, and pain—but we get to it from different directions: people on the front lines of the struggle have to keep their heads from going up in flames; privileged people like me have to keep their heads out of the sand.
Today was a day when the Snake Eagles and Black Kites decided to make the perilous sea crossing to Africa.
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The depth of a man’s love and care doesn’t always show up in the palms of his hands.
Active families need active solutions to the inevitable encounters with poison ivy.
Jed Diamond can’t think of anything more important for the peace and well-being of the world than deepening the dialogue of what it means to be a good man.