“Conditions that worked for my kid won’t be the same for yours, etc.” By Evan Lavender-Smith
“When a man asks you to break his nose you don’t have much choice in the matter.” By Jared Yates Sexton
“He was lucky, he knew: Julia didn’t mind his magazines or at least she didn’t complain.” By Steve Himmer
“Martin never expected to kill anyone when he was in the war. He had decided ahead of time to leave the killing up to the Marines.” By Sharon Erby
“He finds that he can light his candles merely by touching their wicks with a finger.” By Mike Meginnis
“I was luckier than my father as the great love of my life seemed to be indestructible. I played Scrabble.” By James Browning
“She was the one who brought the condom today, the mix CD and candle. She’d pulled off his socks the way an expert would, not the way a virgin would.” By Christy Cruchfield
“I want to be a bigger man, a less predictable man than the kind who confuses love with sex.” By Courtney Maum
Roger’s family vanished from St. Cecilia’s quickly. When the real story gets blurry and the details more important, adults become children, and some children become saints.
This weekend, we have the story of two couples, and what it takes to survive a marriage on top of all that life throws at us.
“She could so easily recall the dark weight of him in the bed next to her, sinking deeper into shame as his body failed him yet again.” By Kenneth Calhoun
“So he and Tish would have to use strange cameras and mascara for a week. So what? After all, the swapped suitcase slip-up had quickly made them the center of their tour group’s sympathy.” By Matthew Pitt
The Good Men Project Evangelist Conference Call covers the cultural narrative about prison, and why the discussion is so important.
The big beasts of European club football have missed a chance to make a Champions League style land grab from the sport’s governing body.
One reader commented about why he used to worry about not kissing the girl.
Is there a lack of bravery in UK politicians? Peter Kirby-Harris discusses. _____ It is widely understood that David Cameron is an excellent debater. Both his experience at the Oxford Union during his undergraduate days[Read More…]
Talk is cheap! It’s time to put action behind those changes you long to make.
Marilyn loved that her husband was a tough guy — but she wondered what he would think of their baby girl when she arrived. She found out.
An innovative 15-year-old has invented a device to help millions of Alzheimer’s patients.
TweetAgramKatErestBook… you don’t want to do that crap anymore. You want to be the anti-viral of the webs. Here you go. 3 #shortcuts to become a social media catastrophe…
After being diagnosed with fibromyalgia, Jenny Kanevsky learned to stand up for herself, eliminate stress, and do what she loves—to find her new normal.
I run for what I was. And what I am.
How do you heal a broken heart? Most of us have experienced this pain, but there are some important no-no’s (and mindful suggestions) to keep in mind.
Mike Berry talks about how our busyness affects our children and what we can do to be more engaged.
“We talk so much about leaving a better planet to our kids, that we forget to leave better kids to our planet.” -Gerry Burnie
From birth to college—Judy Clement Wall captures her son’s journey into manhood on the measuring wall.
When we love, we can often stumble into loss. Nathan Graziano shares with us the story of one of his first loves, leaving us to reel in the heartbreaking reality that is loving someone with depression.
Lodro Rinzler has a new take on the question every kid is asked: What do you want to be when you grow up?
What do we do when someone we know—a friend, a brother, a family member—is found to be abusing someone else? Saumya Arya Haas, with great sadness, decided what she needed to do.
There is a beauty in the human connection that comes from falling in love with someone you don’t know.
You know that moment when you’d like to rip her clothes off, and she’s given you the green light, and you are just too tired to care? That job.
My son got a sports locker. And his room and I thank him for it.