Tim Ruane is an artist and writer. He is a graduate of Georgetown University, where he studied English and art, and has worked as a chief copy editor in the editorial department of The Washington Post, where he has also worked as a freelance photographer. He has written hundreds of poems, two novels a number of short stories. His photographs have been published by The Washington Post, Simon & Schuster and The Good Men Project. He has shown his photographs at Potomac MD Public Library and is scheduled to be published in ShareArt LA, Circumfleks Magazine and Splinter Literary Journal. He will have an exhibition of his photographs in September at the offices of Prudential FedRealty in Washington D.C. Mr. Ruane lives and works in Garrett Park MD, just outside Washington D.C. USA.
Note to self — You’re more awesome than you think.
In a recap of our week’s dad conversation, editor Rob Watson highlights the things that were on the minds of our fathers. They covered an incredible spectrum of the introspections, the soul and the hearts of dads everywhere.
I need to tell you a secret, something I wish I would have known when I was 12.
The term “ex-gay” has become a political missile from right wing politics. What are they trying to say?
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New Book & DVD Helps Dads Teach Kids Basic Cooking Survival Skills
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Take notice world, “real men” are human and express actual emotions, including fear.
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Instead of focusing on how the light shines on you, focus on how it shines on someone else instead.
We’re the guys who eat stereotypes for lunch. So just what is it we are trying to change?