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Why I Men’s Group

When I first began teaching my son to ride a bike I anticipated a few cuts and bruises – I mean it’s inevitable. We joked how falling down was all part of the process...

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My Black History

Note to the reader: To tell my story in the way I want it heard, this piece contains explicit accounts of physical abuse. I wasn’t born hating black men; it wasn’t something I learned...

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Two minutes

My son is a chief negotiator – at 5. If he doesn’t get what he wants, he has a fascinating ability to ask 150 questions for detailed account of your reasoning in order for...

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Don’t quit

My son is at an age where he likes to (and actually can) play organized sports. We decided to move him towards basketball for a number of reasons and he seems to be enjoying...

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Lavender and bubbles

Reading the title of this post you may be thinking ‘This must be a post about relaxing and kicking back’….um, no. Quite the contrary. It’s been a few months now and my son continues...

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In their eyes

I’ll preface this post by stating the obvious – I’m not a woman. I know nothing of being a woman. I don’t know about the struggles, the challenges, the obstacles – I am simply...

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Wait, what?

In one week, my son is going to kindergarten. That’s right, I said it – kindergarten. The beginning of his academic career. New friends. New challenges. New adventures. And just yesterday… A few nights...

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Choosing Love

Perhaps I’m a fool for even trying. I set out to write a piece about the experiences within my marriage to my lovely bride as we celebrate 15 years. I failed. I couldn’t do...

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Men’s grief

When you turn on the TV, or listen to the radio, or surf the web, or drive along the road, there’s advertisements for drugs (no, not the illegal ones). Pills – prescriptions – Dr....