While a lot of research has gone into understanding whether a man and woman can be friends (and nothing else), there is no clear answer emerging from these numerous surveys and analyses. At the end of the day, all of us have experienced our lives in different ways, and have our own unique equation with the opposite sex. If you have an interesting story to share about a friend, or an observation to make, write to us.
How well do you gel with the opposite sex?
Have you been in a relationship where you had to struggle to be “just a friend”?
Has a friend ever crossed the line?
Has a friendship transformed into something bigger than love or lust?
How important is it to be comfortable with the opposite sex?
How does one preserve the innocence inherent in friendships? What are the rules?
Tell us your stories!
The Good Men Project is different from most media companies. We are a “participatory media company”—which means we don’t just have content you read and share and comment on but it means we have multiple ways you can actively be a part of the conversation. As you become a deeper part of the conversation (Which really is “The Conversation No One Else is Having), you will learn all of the ways we support our Writer’s Community—community FB groups, weekly conference calls, classes in writing, editing platform building and more.
Here are more ways to become a part of The Good Men Project community:
Request to join our private Facebook Group for Writers—it’s like our virtual newsroom where you connect with editors and other writers about issues and ideas.
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If you have not previously contributed to The Good Men Project, please feel free to request me, Lisa M. Blacker as your preferred editor.
If you are already working with an editor at GMP, be sure to name that person.
Join our exclusive weekly “Call with the Publisher” — where community members are encouraged to discuss the issues of the week, get story ideas, meet other members and get known for their ideas? To get the call-in information, either join as a member or wait until you get a post published with us. Here are some examples of what we talk about on the calls.
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However you engage with The Good Men Project—you can help lead this conversation about the changing roles of men in the 21st century. Join us!