4 Must-Try Tips To Fix Your Bad Relationships STAT

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Talk is cheap! It’s time to put action behind those changes you long to make.

Could YOU Tell A Stranger About Your Last Sexual Encounter?

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Jayneed Sanders on why kids aren’t talking about their abuse.

Talking To Kids About Transgender Awareness

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Susan Goldberg on how to have a conversation about transgender folks.

3 Secrets I Hope I Don’t Ever Have to Tell My Kids About My Teenage Years

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Don’t get between me and my Bob Marley Cassettes.

How To Never Run Out Of Things To Say With a Woman You Just Met

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How can you keep a conversation going with a complete stranger, and create that “connected” feeling?

Say More, Talk Less: 5 Ways To Better Your Conversation Skills

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While many of us rely heavily on technology for communication, we still need to talk to people in the real world.

The Problem With “They Should Just Know”

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Jordan Gray says that people aren’t mind readers, and we shouldn’t expect them to be.

Communicado

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Sam Pittman considers the relationship between poetry and more prosaic forms of communication in this father-son poem.

Comment of the Day: “If he does make tentative steps toward that then recognize that effort…”

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Encouraging openness is important. Not berating a lack of perfection is, too.

Men Engage. Yeah, We Do.

Men Engage. Yeah, We Do.

Dameyon Bonson argues that, despite the popular stereotype, men do talk about their emotions, fears, and anxieties, but oftentimes, they just aren’t heard.

The Questions You Need to Ask Her

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Relationships need good communication. When we invest time in asking each other questions, we save time having to make up for assumptions and mistakes.

10 Talking Points to Avoid Sounding Like Charlie Brown’s Teacher

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Ben Stich was challenged by a GMP reader to offer tips for talking that would make partners want to tune in. Challenge accepted.

Talk Like A Man, Listen Like A Dog

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Duran Price shows how listening to the feelings behind the words allows extraordinary human connection.

Dads Talk Funny: How Having Kids Changes How You Speak

Dads Talk Funny: How Having Kids Changes How You Speak

Adam Cherepski charts the many subtle and not-so-subtle ways that our language regresses once we become parents

Our Dining Room Forum

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Family traditions can happen anywhere. B.K. Mullen’s started at the table.

In Support of Dads: Joining the Parenting Equality Conversation

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Heather Gray thinks moms and dads need to talk to each other. Listening is nice, too.