About The Good Life @ GMP

"The Good Life" is asking men of the 21st century, What does your "good life" look like? Weekly themes, new content daily. Follow us here on The Good Men Project, on Twitter @GMPGoodLife, and Facebook.

Call for Submissions: Gratitude

What are you grateful for?

Call for Submissions: Male Stereotypes

Does the stereotypical man exist?

My Not So Secret Vice

It’s not exactly criminal. So why do you hide the source of your joy?

The Lightbulb Moment: Call for Submissions Due 9/4

What was the moment that made you stop and think about something differently? What was the tipping point?

My Hometown: Call for Submissions Due 8/28

Tell us about the place that made you who you are.

The Five Senses and Memory: Call for Submissions Due 7/31

Our senses are tightly linked to memory in both fleeting and powerful ways.

Family Outings: Call for Submission Due 7/24

Trips, travel, secrets, love, discovery, beauty, disaster. What’s your family outing story?

Man Caves: 7/6

Men, do you have a room of your own?

What Every Man Should Know… About Style: 6/29

If the clothes don’t make the man, do they at least signal what kind of man wears them?

Visions: 6/22

An examination of the ways that what you see in your mind’s eye influences your life.

Drop Out Success Stories: 6/15

Did you leave school for success? Tell us your story.

The Best Man Money Could Buy

Ernie R writes to The Good Life of two best men: his own, and himself.

What Every Man Should Know… About Cooking: 6/8

Do you know the way to your own heart? Men who cook and write wanted.

When Bad People Do Good Things: 5/25

Sometimes, what makes us do evil is easier to understand than the reasons why we choose to do good.

Do Not Attempt: 5/18

There’s always some new stunt teenage boys are threatening their lives to perform … what stupid thing have you considered doing?

First Responders: 5/11

How have you prepared to respond in an emergency?