Learnings from an Emotional Abuser to the World

dark

Alejandro Flores was an insulting and emotionally abusive partner to the person he most loved. He reflects back on the darkness of those times, and on the light ahead.

Disney, Mom, and the Fear of Angry Women

Disney's Portrayal of Angry Women

A Loving Mom and Disney Set-up Unrealistic Expectations for Steven Lake When Coping With Women’s Anger

That Time I Fought Over a Parking Spot

parking

Dillan DiGiovanni regrets that he fought with a guy over a parking spot.

How to Coruscate [from the Author of Rounding Third]

sparkle

Walt Meyer describes people who coruscate as having supreme self-confidence without the ego.

Love Has No Gender

love meditate ego self

Bettina Goodwin examines the gender-neutral state of love and what this means for discovering our True Selves.

Your Ego is Not the Enemy

man mirror

Howard Falco reveals that our Ego’s deepest mission is a good thing. All we have to learn to do is stop resisting.

Tony Horton Gets Candid About His Latest Book, The Big Picture

hort

The inventor of P90X found success and happiness in helping others fulfill their fitness goals. But none of it came without a whole lot of work. Lauren Lobley reports.

I Drive the Speed Limit

To fight or to run....that is the question.

Uzi Peretz shares another experience of fighting with his ego, and doing his best not to let it win.

I Bag My Own Groceries

I can make comments or take action.

Uzi Peretz shares an experience of ego, pride, and (ultimately) humility.

How My Step Daughters Toppled My Great Big Daddy Ego

rsz_stepfather_daughter

Yeah, Doug Zeigler kisses his sons. But it has been a more complicated road to affection with his step daughters.

Advocacy and Ego Don’t Mix (or Get Over Yourself and Start Being Effective)

memorial tree planting2-MoBikeFed-flickr

James Landrith reminds us that advocacy is about the end goal and not an individuals ego.

The 5 Steps to Decision Making

thinking-Creative Ignition-flickr

Uzi Peretz points out that “the devil is in the details,” and outlines how to avoid getting stuck when trying to make a decision.

Broga: The Male Ego Obstacle Course

10245894194_44a1678183_b

Sadie Chanlett-Avery goes easy on the guys with fluff-free yoga.

My Ego Pissed Somebody Off and That’s OK

Big-Ego

Atalwin Pilon wonders about the tradeoffs of honesty and likeability.

Stivers Cartoons: The Unconscious Urge Club

Stivers

©Mark Stivers / www.stiverscartoons.com

What I’ve Learned About Real Life From Writing Online

write_flickr_reid

I’ve written over 400 articles and blogs over the past three years. It’s been great practice for my writing — and great to help me keep my ego in check too.