A Motivational Dad Struggles: How Do I Thrill My Brilliant Son About College?

Bill Douglas is motivational divorced dad who has inspired hundreds. He may be up against his greatest challenge: his son. How can he help the young man he admires most reach his full potential? Oh yeah, and the ex is not exactly helping.

Story: What do You do When The Past Wants to Visit?

Dealing with unwanted visitors like these can help make you into the man you want to be.

Why We Run #32: Because My Heart is No Longer Broken

I still don’t love running. I never will. However, my heart has finally healed enough to run freely for as long as I want.

Three Mistakes I Would Gladly Make Again

Throw out the rule book, stop defining your choices by “traditional wisdom,” and you can create the life you truly desire.

Her Consent is Not a Given: Raising Kids With the Right Attitudes

Consent is a life attitude, not just a sexual checkpoint.

Everything Divorced Men Need to Know About That Horrible Anxiety: Yes We Know You Have It

You have it because it is human, and normal. The real question is, what are you going to do about it? Hoping it goes away is not the answer. Read on.

How Keeping It Bottled Up Can Kill The Divorced Entrepreneur

Bill Douglas’s divorce demoralized him to the point that he could not operate as an entrepreneur. He overcame it, and now he seeks to help others do the same.

How Becoming a Dad Puts You on the Road to Selflessness

Andy Lax explores the effect of becoming a dad and its healthy departure from the focus on self.

Will You Have a Merry Christmas or Succumb to Seasonal Dysfunction?

Holiday time with family can be precious, but it can also bring up destructive patterns.

A Daughter Makes Her Dad Reconsider His Career

A father reflects on the impact his career is having on his relationship with his daughter. Here is what he came up with.

The 6 Most Important Traits to Look for in a Partner

Sure you’re in love, but before you consider a life-long partnership you want to be clear about life values.

A Son Struggles With Choices on How to Remain Close as His Dad Dies

A son travels when his dad is near death, and learns a lesson. Closeness has nothing to do with physical bodies.

When a Man Gives Up on the Idea of Ever Being a Dad

Ed Herzog has reached the point in his life where he does not think he will ever become a dad. Here is how he feels about it.

4 Ways to Be Happy Again After Losing a Loved One

Going through the death of someone you love is hard, but it doesn’t have to be the end of your happiness.

Beating Depression, One Breath, One Step, One Moment, One Feeling

When all is lost, making the choice for “just one more” can make all the difference.

How to Leave Victimhood Behind

It doesn’t really matter whether life is fair or not, it’s your life and you can choose not to be a victim.