Jesse Kornbluth thinks character and hard work are great and all, but this essay is about women (oh, and drugs too).
Why would a man hope for a daughter over a son? Steve Almond answers that question in this week’s installment of the GMP book excerpt series
Carl Bosch wants his students to find the things they love and go after them.
A.V. Flox thinks love is surely the most inconvenient thing in the world. Here’s why she wouldn’t have it any other way.
Sports are great, but we shouldn’t pressure boys to play just to prove their masculinity.
Two dreams diverged along Ron Mattocks’ path, and he cannot help but ponder the difference.
“I was curious to hear what melody the birds were creating,” said Jarbas Agnelli. Is that not what art is—all things curious?
“Baby, it’s manly outside.” Gint Aras reflects back on the ways he was reminded that he needed to take the cold weather like a man.
The words were simple: “I’m sorry to hear about your father.” But for a young girl, they had an impact that spanned decades.
Gina Crosley-Corcoran grew up in the type of poverty Americans like to pretend doesn’t exist, so it was hard for her to believe she had any privilege.
David Packman went paddleboarding to try to get outside his own head, but it takes a chance encounter with a stranger to get him there.
Ben Stich knows you love your kids more than you hate your ex. Here’s how you can show it.
A startling confession from his wife while out with friends angered Doug Zeigler enough to explore the stereotype of men who are divorced and have kids.
Kermet Apio on birthday parties, the dreaded bouncy house, and gift bags filled with toys that implode like a Mission Impossible cassette.
Orin J Hahn discovered what women want and need from men, by appreciating the journey of raising his daughter.