Readers Become Leaders


If you dare to be the change, the change can become you.

I Am a Man

Man. Men.

When someone says those four words—I am a man—what does it mean? You’ll probably agree with Scott Heydt…more than once.

My Not So Secret Vice

hobbies, habits, vices, obsessions, bad habits, calls for submissions, men who write, The Good Life

It’s not exactly criminal. So why do you hide the source of your joy?

A Poet on the Writing Process

solitude, writing lifestyle, #iamwriting, zen of writing

Spoon Jackson writes, “I believe art is waiting to come out when allowed the room to flow up.”

How I Quit Writing

writers, I am writing, men who write, poets, men who write poetry, literary men, literary life, quitting, writer's block, rejection letters, why I write

Fed up with rejection, Tim Stobierski quits writing, and discovers that there are some things you can’t stop doing without changing who you are.

The House Where I Grew Up

boyhood home, childhood home, memories growing up, #100wordsonlove, 100 words from men on love, men who write, The Good Life

When Zach Weinberg learned his childhood home was going up for sale, he was flooded with memories of all he loved about living in the house on Halifax.

The Ethics of Writing about Living People: 4/13

press, journalism, blogging, ethics, interviews, memoir, nonfiction, lives of famous people, call for submissions, The Good Life, male writers, men who write, The Good Men Project

Who owns a story?

100 Words from Men on Love: An Open Call for Submissions

nature, love, love writing, masculine love, masculine desire, male desire, male love, flash nonfiction, call for submissions, male writers, men who write

Love is in the air. A call for submissions.

Lost in the Wilderness


Destinations are the goal, but often getting lost is what the journey is all about.

Alternatives to Marriage: 12/1


Do you have to get married?

Hemingway Tweets


What would Ernest Hemingway have tweeted?