The world tells us to feel complete by getting more. What if the truth is actually the opposite?
Lion Goodman faces years of accumulated stuff when he moves in with his fiance. What he discovers in letting go is surprisingly simple.
How the United States of injustice tricks us. A 21st century fable that explains why nature is in such a sad state.
In light of a recent news story about a teenager suing her parents for college tuition, Larry Bernstein wonders what essential items parents should be obligated to provide for their children.
Shawn Allen wonders whether the new Cadillace ELR advertisement is the best way to define success. What do you think?
A documentary about the tiny house movement caused Pat Brothweel to have a mini-existential crisis . The epiphany that followed is far less dramatic than any writer could hope for.
N.C. Harrison examines the anti-materialistic message of the second installment of Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit.
It’s the secularism, gluttony and consumerism threatening our most glorious holiday that gives me that warm Christmas feeling.
Let’s show some appreciation for the people in our lives because of who they are, not the things they give us
Nathan Graziano was just coming around to believe in the altruistic and kind nature of humanity during the holiday season. Then Black Friday came along.
Families come in a variety of packages and marriage is a fluid concept
“It’s my life’s work,” Agassi on fighting on behalf of children. — In 1994, Andre Agassi started the Andre Agassi Foundation for Education to assist under-privileged youth in Las Vegas. As a teenager, Agassi left[Read More…]
You may think that new position is better. Think twice. — When I decided to take a new job, I was excited about a new beginning. I was making a lot more money and thought[Read More…]
Baltimore’s Mayor willing to use the law to punish looters; no word on cop’s consequences for severing Mr. Freddie Gray’s spine.
Jurors will likely be presented with conflicting notions of sanity and insanity. And they will be forced to confront widely held cultural assumptions about mental illness and violence.
The sexiest men in the world are those who do exactly what they say they’re going to do.
Will they or won’t they? It’s going to be the most watched Supreme Court event in years.
Caitlin Gilbert explains the challenges of being a big-picture thinker.
Neil Hilborn: “The Future” at the National Poetry Slam
Everyone gets rejected. Here are 3 simple steps to staying health, happy, and in control.
Jesse Kornbluth shares an interview with musician Mark Knopfler and urges you to check out his album “Tracker”.
Raoul Wieland explores what happens when our hearts are broken open instead of apart.
Vigilantes? Maybe. But the Four Just Men are civilized. They even tell their targets the date they’re going to die.
Professional photographer, Vincent Pugliese, shares his love of sports, one picture and one memory at a time. ___ Editors Note: Vincent Pugliese has spent the past 20 years traveling the country taking sports photographs for a living. Each[Read More…]
Some values never lose their importance they just go out of style –time to bring this one back in a big way.
What we appreciate—and need—in a potential mate changes as we get older. James Michael Sama identifies eight ways our dating outlook shifts with—shall we call it, ahem, maturity instead of age?
Put an end to shaming by doing one beautifully simple thing.
Jordan Gray dives into when you should and when you shouldn’t get back with your ex.
Business owner Doug Wagner didn’t expect to learn 3 important lessons of leadership from grieving the loss of his best friend. But that’s exactly what happened.