It Has Always Been Me

Maggie Jones Boys

I have spent much of my life chasing false prophets, which has led me to question whether or not that part of myself holds any authenticity.

Let Our Sensitive Boys Become Sensitive Men

Amanda van Mulligen Boys

Society is uncomfortable with male tears—with males who show their emotions—and boys learn at an early age how it feels not to fit in with society’s expectations.

I’ll Carry You

Laura Jane Boys

Doesn’t it stand to reason that boys need just as much nurturing as girls? Doesn’t it stand to reason that you may need the attention, the pouring-in, the listening ear, of your parents just like your sisters?

Circles of Girls, Fields of Boys

Michelle Riddell Boys

To the children, gender seemed like a social construct of the grown-up world, rooted in arbitrary semantics, and did not dictate social mores.