What Binds Us

Reflecting on the recent tragedies of this past week, we must be reminded of our need for connection to each other as human beings, and that we must call ourselves and each other to be better.

Rooting For, and Not Against

Rooting for, and not against, sets an example of sportsmanship

3 Ways “The Godfather” Taught Me to Be a Good Man

Surprising lessons on goodness from a movie about gangsters.

A Gay Dad Sounds Off on His “Religious Freedom” Facebook “Friends”

Sean O’Donnell is taking a serious look at who it is that gets to comment on his life, his loves and his family. If you don’t like it, feel free to “de-friend” him.

Money Isn’t Power: 7 Life Lessons Learned From ‘House Of Cards’

“It’s a show immersed in lies, deception, sex, power, manipulation and greed, but dive a little deeper and you will start to realize the ways this show can help improve your life.”

8 Things You Think Your Girlfriend Likes (But She Probably Hates)

The right woman doesn’t want your car, your money, or gifts. She wants your time, your effort, your honesty, your loyalty, and your respect.

A Letter To My Boyfriend’s Homophobic Family

A young man sounds off on the hurt a family has caused to the man he loves. It was a gift worth returning: the “gift” of conditional love. Here is what he has to say to them.

Goodness Concealed in the Ordinary

The story of how an adoptee became the center-piece of our everyday life.

Bill Cosby and the New Meaning of Integrity

Matthew Rozsa meditates on the downfall of Cosby and the rise of the new integrity.

Why You Should Never Judge A Woman Only By Her Appearance

It’s usually harder for younger men to look past a woman’s looks. But, it happens. Here, a young writer schools his Gen-Y brethren.

The Price of a Salute Among Leaders of Men

What have you done, today, to earn the loyalty of those who follow you?

10 More Ways to Love Your Life (Second Installment)

Love and happiness are a choice. Jackson Bliss explores 10 more ways to have more of both

10 Reasons to REALLY Date a Crossfitter

Ashley Palmer on the real reasons you might want to date someone who does Crossfit.


Nate Owens decided he would become a Cleveland Browns fan just like his dad. Talk about a way for a man to get his heart broken.

“How Can I Improve My Relationship With My Boyfriend’s Family?”

My boyfriend’s family was so close to his former fiancée. Will they ever accept me?

What My Dog Taught Me About Friendship

After former child actor Trevor Eyster became homeless, he learned the true meaning of friendship from a puppy called Jake.