David Eye’s poem of shooting involves both literal and metaphorical guns.
Holidays are for quality time with family and friends, sharing good food, laughter, love and joy, not for shopping.
A&F supporting anti-bullying efforts and championing allies all sounds good until you review its track record … and the cognitive dissonance begins.
Taylor and Gabrielle elope at age nineteen. Months later, someone sends them a message by putting baby products on a Target marriage shower registry.
Tom Burns found an unexpected ally in the fight to bring equality to the kids’ underpants selection. Now he needs your help.
On a day already surreal, Saumya Arya Hass has chance encounters with three guys, all strangers. Three men, three different connections.
An inch at a time, the stark gendering of kids’ toys is loosening, and a new article talks about why.
Joanna Schroeder wonders why, as traditional gender roles are starting to fade, the Easy-Bake Oven is now more girly than ever.
Jay Palter takes his 9 year olds on a summer road trip the whole family will appreciate now and remember, always.
Amie Lee explains how the photo of President Obama being patted on the head by a little boy evoked deep feelings about the way strangers have always wanted to touch her bi-racial children’s hair.
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You can have a great marriage, but you have to stop being terrible to each other.
The unifying power of sports.
Steve Spring offers a simple way to complete the tasks that matter most to us.
Jon Sindell requests your kind attention to this piece about courtesy.
Justin Ricklefs does some soul searching on youth sports and shares what his family is doing to inject a little joy into the madness.
How do we encourage others to grow and reach the potential we see in them? We lead the way by accepting their loving words of encouragement.
In the face of his toddler’s rejection, Ty Phillips reminds us of the real reason we meet others’ needs.
You’re capable of treating people with chronic diseases with compassion. Sometimes we all need a little help.
They’re more than just sexist jerks, they’re the heroes of a different show.
Dr. Steve explores how relationship building through empowered communication is a corner stone to personal growth.
It was the first time I could prove to myself that I am somehow worthy of such a wonderful gift.
Ethan Gilsdorf remembers the summer of 1977, the year he was ten, and the intersection of boys, violence, and the animal kingdom.
Krushangi Maisuria is finishing high school this year. But her wisdom vastly exceeds her age.
Carrie Cariello, whose boy Jack has autism, has answers … to the questions every parent with a child like hers asks.
There is no one kind of man. There is no one kind of trans-man. And every story matters.
“I find it paradoxical that we live in a society where love of difference makes one the same, while love of sameness makes one different.”
Veteran Airman Nicholas Miele skillfully juxtaposes a personal rite of passage with a personal loss.
Watch 5 years in the life on one young transguy, as his voice and pictures tell the story of how he’s grown not just as a man, but as a person.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.