Finding the Power to Dream Again

Something quiet roars within our being, reminding us there is something greater, something more. I have lived nearly three and a half decades now and have witnessed many personal dreams crash and burn, as many other people have seen in their own lives. I have watched as precious dreams faded off into wherever they go, passed on […]

Life: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Not everything is as good, or bad, as it seems on the surface. As I walked into the old, rickety restaurant, the scent of a mildewed, damp odor hit my nostrils. I thought, “There is no way I am going to stay and eat here.” The problem? It was praised as one of the greatest […]

One Man’s Quick Observations of Food and People in Vietnam

Author Jay Cradeur shares his visceral and heart warming experiences in Ho Chi Minh City, formerly Saigion, Vietnam.

5 Tips For Jumping From Employee To Entrepeneur

When coaching yourself to success, don’t forget to build the right foundation.

Sure, You Have Money, But Do You Have A Life?

Sometimes, getting ahead means falling behind in your relationship. Steven Lake examines the choice between Lifestyle and Money. Or is it a choice?

How to Deal with Your Family’s Bad Habits

Have you created healthy habits for you, but haven’t gotten your kids or spouse on board? You’re not alone — lots of people get frustrated when their loved ones don’t want to create healthy habits.

The Masculine Necessity of Living Unnecessarily

Unnecessary things are like USB ports.

There’s Never Any Time

Keep refreshing Twitter, don’t miss out on the important stuff. With so much going on in the world and our lives, how do we keep track of our time and what is important?

Take a Quick Check, You Might be a Twifty?

What’s a Twifty? Well, Twifties are nifty, that’s what!

The Power Of Pain: A Dark Secret To Everlasting Love

Steven Lake shows us the surprising power of pain to strengthen your relationship – if you survive it.

Goodbye, PrePlay: When Failing Doesn’t Feel Like Failing

Did we fail? Maybe. But we created something awesome, and no one can ever take that away from us. It was one hell of a ride.

It’s Better To Be Single Than With Someone Who Doesn’t Understand You

Being with someone shouldn’t make you feel more alone.

Why We Run #20: To Get High

Sometimes it’s the simple things that bring us to peace.

Friendship and Neediness

To truly understand your potential, you must first accept your failures.

Why We Run #17: Reclaiming My Life

In our darkest moments of life, we all need something to bring us back to the light.

An Appalachian Tale: Heroin Hurricane

Small-town America isn’t what it used to be.