Why Ego and Intimacy are Strange Bedfellows

Ego and Intimacy

The ego is always working to “protect” our heart and ends up cutting us off from what we want most –here’s how you can prevent that from happening…

How to Avoid Perfectionism and Burn-out, Close Friends to Each Other and Men


Perfection is an unattainable standard which ultimately offers nothing but misery for those that try.

Are You a Man the Light Shines on?

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Instead of focusing on how the light shines on you, focus on how it shines on someone else instead.

How to Stop Thinking Everyone Has It Better Than You After Your Breakup

Why Comparing by Ian Burt

Breakup expert Matt Shumate wants you to stop comparing yourself with other guys—so the lovers you want can see your amazing gifts.

Guys, Are You Really Listening?


Jonathan Delavan discusses the one thing that keeps anyone from simply and truly listening to someone else. — What does it take to listen? A question that has been answered for years now; and yet the question remains for many people who find cliché answers unsatisfactory or inapplicable to real life. I struggled with this […]

A Dad Confesses: I am a Middle-Aged Mean Girl


Sean O’Donnell has come to terms with his inner cynic. He had to. He became a dad, and inner mean girl or no, he knew the bitch-slaps would be a thing of the past.

Does Your Relationship Keep You Awake At Night . . . For The Wrong Reasons?

Should I stay or should I go?

We all question our relationship at some point – that’s normal. How you handle your anxiety is where things get complicated.

Narcissism or Healthy Ego?

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Ross Rosenberg lays out the continuum of narcissistic behavior, from normal to pathological.

A Happy You Is Good for the Planet

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Bryan Reeves believes the best gift you can give anyone is your own happiness.

Kryptonite for the Male Ego

Bill Gates

The one quality guaranteed bring happiness that is rarely cultivated in men–humility.

Where the Ego Belongs in Your Relationships

Couple Talking

How do we encourage others to grow and reach the potential we see in them? We lead the way by accepting their loving words of encouragement.

What A Wise Old Farmer Taught Me About Love


Jordan Gray took an older farmer out for coffee and asked him his best advice about love and life. —– His tiny spoon clanks down on to the side of his white plate as he fumbles to grasp his cup of coffee. He is in no rush, and it seems that he has never had […]

Being In A Relationship – The Challenge Of Change

The Challenge of Change

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

The Only Reason You Need To Fully Dive Into Love


Jordan Gray says that there will only ever be one reason for you to love, and love with abandon.

10 Tips For Fighting Fair(ly)

Fighting with Love

Steven Lake examines practical ways of being that help in managing conflict with your partner. Not always easy, but well worth it.

Self-Publishing Sent My Ego Packing


Ultimately, the literary fantasy is just that: a fantasy. Nathan Graziano shows us how.