Male Pole Dancer as Metaphor for Masculinity

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Do male pole dancers point a metaphorical finger in the direction of mature masculinity?

A Professor Properly Inspired My Limited Intelligence

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An inspired professor’s unpredictable work around for test anxiety.

Is Our Existence Intent on Death?

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Mark Brook opens our eyes on a contemplative stroll of death, existence, and change.

Gone Fishing Through Early Doors

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What happens when a solitary man is gone fishing through the doors of awareness?

Hugged and Kissed by History

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Who was Lolita? History becomes more complex when you know the players up close and personal.

5000km Walk Without Haircut or Shave

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Watch Christoph Rehage change on his long walk and see the changes. By the end, he might need a shave.

A Butterfly Thought Called FREEDOM

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The tiniest detail of a butterfly shows freedom is a choice we can all make.

A Dad’s Super Power in a World Burning Down Around Him

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DorkDaddy observed a world of turmoil in the news. Then he found a Force and this special super power.

Slipping Down the Stream

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What can we discover of ourselves when we are slipping down the stream?

One Focused Man Achieves Super Hero Balance

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Jaan Roose has the super hero balance down for a slack line performance that leaves you wondering, “Can he levitate?”

I am a Nature Dork

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Any chance I have to get out into the trees turns me into a total nature dork.

Raising Compassionate Boys: Healing Mistakes

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“The wound is the place where the light enters you” ~Rumi (on parenting?) One morning when my older son was 6 year old, he would not get out of bed until 7:45–30 minutes before school started. Then he wouldn’t eat his eggs since he was distracted by his Pokemon cards, so I threw the cards […]

Grandma Made Me Travel

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My grandma made me live mostly out of a back pack since 1996.

A 2-Minute Video For When You Need To Dig Deep

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We often use metaphors from fighting to get through the struggles of our everyday lives. Here’s one inspiring video that shows why.

Former Foster Child Beat Odds, Heads to UCLA Medical School on Full Scholarship

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Beating the system: Festus Ohan’s story shines through the stereotypes.

Turn Inspiration Into Action

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Leo Babauta has a plan to help you turn those things you want to do into things you really do.