Pursuing our Dreams in the Margins of Life

How coming up with a power statement can help you do your art

The Shrink… and You Thought You had Problems!

Richard McLean spent time working on a psychiatric ward as a Consumer Consultant. As a mental health service user, he shares his unique viewpoint.

Every Piece of Art You’ve Ever Wanted to See, Up Close and Personal

A demo of experiments from Google’s Cultural Institute and Art Project.

Mark Ronson on How Sampling Transformed Music

Mark Ronson on How Sampling Transformed Music

5 Reasons to Sign Up for The Good Men Project Writing Prompts

Want to Write for The Good Men Project But Don’t Know Where to Start?

Start With Art: A Habit to Kick Start the Day

Beginning the day with inspiration inspires Mayana Jein to do more with his day.

Take This Rembrandt, Please!

The museums’ grudging acceptance of public image-taking turned into an enthusiastic embrace.

My Wife Had a Baby, I Got Fired, and Now We Have an Art Studio

Shortly after his wife had a baby, Kevin Nordstrom got fired from his job. Instead of giving up on himself, he chose to start his own business.

The Book He Won’t Finish

Although Prince had reportedly written 50 or so pages, his sudden, tragic loss will sadly keep his mystery intact.

How Art Helped Rescue Me from the Darkest Traps

When Alex Cook found himself in the midst of darkness, he found renewal from a surprising source.

Sailing the Distance

Lauren Camp honors the creative accomplishments of a California man who also happened to be an illiterate immigrant.

Being Brave Is So Much More Than Forcing Your Way Through A Hard Situation

How do you keep going when you’re gripped by fear? Artist Alex Cook shows you how.

Prequels, Sequels, Threequels and The Age of the Franchise

It’s been said before, but these days it truly appears Hollywood has run out of original ideas.

Musicians, Artists, and Entertainers Have a Home (and a Stage!) on The Good Men Project

We at The Good Men Project love lessons and stories from artists.

Poetry as Practice in the Preservation of Life

Creativity can be a support for men when their life starts to fall apart.

Has Technology Killed the Guitar?

If a keyboard can play like a guitar, will the guitar continue to lose popularity?