L. Lamar Wilson writes of a gay son, an ill mother, and their deeply felt intimacy. — Touch: A Letter to the Mother I’ve driven 654 miles without sleep to make you better, but when I ask how you feel & you thrust your breast within my grasp & say See, it’s fine, I see it’s not.
A prominent activist who marched for Freddie Gray on Saturday blames city officials for any damages sustained.
View image | gettyimages.com Because every couple has its own timing. — Relationships are like soufflés: when you try and time them, they never work out.
Live footage from Basecamp at Mt. Everest where the Nepali Earthquake triggered a deadly avalanche. “The ground was shaking from the earthquake and as soon as we saw people running we were running ourselves to save our lives.” A list of ways to help the victims of the Nepal quake is here.
Spending time in the woods reminds you that a real world exists out there, outside of the virtual world of fire-light shadows that we create for ourselves (and each other).
Abdul Staten sat on a panel about how the idea of masculinity is hindering adolescent boys from blossoming into their authentic, non-violent, non-misogynistic, non-abusive selves.
One family gains a more simple, less stressful life by making where they live more important than raw square-footage.
View image | gettyimages.com Don’t get too attached to that snarky alter ego, because it is doomed to die when you fall in love.
View image | gettyimages.com Truly loving ourselves and others requires that we evolve. And stories of evolution can inspire us to love better, and evolve faster.
Anzac Day in Australia is this Saturday, the national day of remembrance. And David Packman’s grandfather, Harcourt Dowsley, is just now beginning to tell his stories of WWII. —- Saturday is Anzac Day in Australia.
Do the women you like disappear after a few dates?. Harris O’Malley on how to keep her interest. ______ One of the trickier aspects of improving your dating life is that there’s always another level to master.
View image | gettyimages.com After nearly sacrificing his marriage he learned that balance is about putting your focus on what is most important.
Billy Flood visited Ferguson, a town divided by race, and the difference between the two worlds screamed the story of America.
When Bruce Jenner came out as transgender, a national conversation was started. —— Like many people last Friday night, I watched the Bruce Jenner interview on ABC News.
View image | gettyimages.com What we can learn from Bruce Jenner’s coming out and where we’re headed as a society regarding our transgender friends and family. — At sixty-five years old, Bruce Jenner might be doing for the transgender movement what years of political posturing and movements couldn’t quickly accomplish for women, minorities, workers, and the LGBQ community during the initial years between inception and accepted societal acclamation.
Shawn Henfling responds to an unknown nurse’s treatment of a mentally ill young woman in an Emergency Room.
View image | gettyimages.com Scott Laudati on the marks left by the need to belong, and the greater need to be true to self.
Being a Superhero puts you in one of the biggest spotlights there is. Choose your words carefully. ___ In this video by Digital Spy, Chris Evans and Jeremy Renner are doing an interview and … well … just watch.
Earlier this year we asked for your reasons for running. We’ve run some great submissions, and we still want yours.
The joyful path to fatherhood was shaping up for Anthony Romeo. Adoption plans were under way. Then he got the call from the one person he thought he could count on forever.