Procreation, Sex Drive, and the Business of Creation

The drive to create a business or other works of greatness may come from a surprising place.

Finding Your Creative Flow

Looking for a boost to your creativity? It is called flow and here is how to channel it.

Sacred Archetypes of Modern Masculinity: The Craftsman

The Craftsman asks us to craft our lives with careful attention to detail and not merely float through them.

Sacred Archetypes for Modern Masculinity: The Destroyer

Within great destruction, a chance for renewal is possible as long as it is properly fostered.

Being In A Relationship – The Challenge Of Change

Trying not to fall off the boat called relationship. Steven Lake looks at the challenges and opportunities that change offers.

One Man Spent Two Years on a Creation Destruction Ritual

Circle of Abstract Ritual took 300,000 photos of riots, wildfires, paintings in abandoned houses—two years and zero graphics to make.

“I Need My Space”: Why Environment Matters When Creating

The environment I am a part of is draining me. I find that the amount of productivity I experience in a shared, community creation space is much more powerful than any times I try to work from home.

What if Nature Spoke Directly to You?

When a man tunes his ear to the voice of the land and nature, a new perspective can emerge. Do you have the courage to listen?

As a Young Man, Do You Spend More Time Creating or Consuming?

There is risk in spending too much time consuming others’ works and missing out on the creation of something which advances our life or the world of those around us.


Dwight Gray’s “Mapmaking” makes the simple act of a child drawing appear as profound and miraculous as any myth of creation and destruction.

I’m Shane. I Could Die Tonight. Come Laugh at My Nightmare.

“Shane Burcaw … is razor smart, irreverent, and laugh-out-loud funny. I would help change his underpants anytime.” ~Rainn Wilson

Odd Times I Cry

Norbert Brown knows that being a “weepy kind of guy” makes life a more difficult for himself. But at least now, he understands why.

The Fifth Assassin

An interview with political thriller novelist Brad Meltzer and a review of his latest book, “The Fifth Assassin”.

Cockfighters and Poets

What the cockfighter and the artist have in common is what they put on the line.

From Wordsworth to Childbirth, Finding Where We’re Home

Father delves into poetry, paternity, and zoology to understand man’s place

Let’s Talk…

Will you be the artist whose work will raise public awareness and encourage people to talk about sexual violence against men?