The Two Phrases That Keep a Man From Taking Action

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Being afraid that something will not work out before it happens may sound silly, but it can stop men in their tracks.

Conquering Fear With Understanding

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Ty Phillips explains how fear flows from ignorance.

How a Seemingly Meaningless Doodle Changed My Entire Life

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Allan Ishac describes the moment of insight that brought him into his creative calling.

On Staying Alive Despite Being Black

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LeRon Barton on “The Talk”, and the sobering idea that murdering a black man is almost legal.

Is A Drug That Makes Me a Better Man Worth The Consequences?

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Shawn Henfling reflects on the consequences of missing doses of the drug he needs to function at a high level and asks himself: Is it all worth it?

Why We Should Fear the Future

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You think life is crazy now? Rick Rosner points out how much more crazy we have to look forward to.

Why I Didn’t Kiss the Girl

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On a magical night, Tim Mousseau hesitated, afraid of rejection. But he’s determined that fear will not be his story.

Success is When You’re Scared as Hell But You Move Forward Anyway

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I’ll admit it. It scares the hell out of me. To step into the unknown. To take a path I’ve never taken before.

A Son’s Vigil

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Allan Ishac spent his childhood fearing his father would die.

Finding the Motivation to Change Your Entire Life

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Leo Babauta has one small set of actions that can help you overcome fears, find motivation, and prioritize your life.

When ‘Fear To Commit’ Becomes Fearing You’ll Never Commit

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Thomas Johnson explains why we fear commitment.

A Deeper Look at the Man in the Mirror

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Shawn Henfling looks into the mirror and doesn’t like what he sees.

6 ‘What Ifs’ That Anyone Who’s Been Hurt Faces When It Comes To Love

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If there is one thing we’ve learned from love, it’s that it always comes with fear.

The Strongest There Is

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Cabot O’Callaghan sees the toxic masculinity in his favorite comic book character.

Mining Literature to Break Through to Our Dreams

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A young writer finds gold in the prologue to “The Alchemist.”

Using Fear As Fuel

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Body boarding champ Fran J. Castro says that surfing and training helps him face his fears head on.