Steven Axelrod didn’t go looking for his second career.
Steven Axelrod holds an MFA in writing from Vermont college and remains a member of the WGAw despite a long absence from Hollywood. A father of two, he lives on Nantucket, where he paints houses and writes novels, often at the same time, much to the annoyance of his customers.
Steven Axelrod shares his experiences hitchhiking, from the first time he stuck his thumb out to the stories and discoveries that followed.
Some say you need a village to get over a divorce, Steven Axelrod writes, but he had something else.
Steven Axelrod remembers living on both sides of the social spectrum and following his dreams to Los Angeles.
Unlike his father, Steven Axelrod turned away from Hollywood and back toward his family—and found joy.
Steven Axelrod notices that greed, guilt, and mendacity largely mark the Nantucket elite, and he is equally terrified and curious at the prospect of joining them.
After a love affair that fizzled and popped like a bubble, Steven Axelrod wonders what went wrong.
If Steven Axelrod could have one superpower, he wouldn’t fly, shoot lasers from his eyes, or talk to animals. He’d help you realize you’re an asshole.
Ben Cohen, the first half of Ben & Jerry’s ice cream, was at Union Station in Washington on Tuesday to literally give cash away. These were no ordinary bills, though.
Ryan Beck won third place at the California State Science Fair with a football helmet that could reduce sports-related brain injuries in pros and teens alike.
Ladies and Gentlemen; this is called, “Taking a Stand.”
Political Scientist Samantha Power tells the story of a complicated hero, Sergio Vieira de Mello.
An article in The Atlantic exposes the reality of male survivors who’ve been assaulted by females, including Don Draper, the main character in the show Mad Men.
How doctoral student Robert Reece blows off steam.
Where fantasy stops, untruths begin. Carl Pettit writes on the relationship between media and body image.
Spoon Jackson contemplates his life without parole
Can people be so tainted that even when they do a good deed, it somehow isn’t?
Matthew Clarke’s conversation with his daughter about her really wanting a cookie is reenacted with him and another full-grown adult.
From the Seavers, to the Simpsons, to the Starks, here is a collection of the greatest advice from our beloved fictional dads from TV.
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We are only given a few moments in life when something feels truly perfect. For Gint Aras, that perfect feeling came with a linen cap on a street in Lithuania.
It took a few years and a lot of broken hearts for Gint Aras to discover what it would take for him to be ready for real love.
Total Cereal and Men’s Health want to give America’s most well-rounded guy a trip for two to New York City.
Men, do you have a room of your own?
If the clothes don’t make the man, do they at least signal what kind of man wears them?
An examination of the ways that what you see in your mind’s eye influences your life.