Professor Guy McPherson on transforming abstract hope into concrete action.
Dr. Guy McPherson believes incompetence defines the human experience. Can we save ourselves from ourselves?
Extreme training is for extreme athletes…and so is extreme motivation, argues powerlifter N.C. Harrison.
Nassir Ghaemi looks at the complexity of depression to help unearth some simple frameworks to help people develop “the courage to hope.”
Manu Ginobili shook out of his slump to help the Spurs within a game of the NBA Championship. Here, Yago Colas discusses the Argentine’s unique style of play within the racial, economic and political context of the global game basketball has become.
Plenty of white people found something to love about the hit website Stuff White People Like. Oliver Lee Bateman wasn’t one of them.
Paul Henne is not remotely interested in football, but he has a plan to still get invited to Sunday afternoon parties with his friends.
Gregory Jaquet thought his problems were everyone else’s fault but his own. He didn’t need therapy. Why would he?
There really are no words for this other than Shane’s.
Should we teach boys that they can be heroes? Should we teach them that they can change the world by themselves?
Teryn O’Brien wishes she’d understood the nature of grief before she went through her own, because understanding the nature of grief will offer new hope in sadness. —– After a year of grief, I’ve learned a lot. I’ve also made some mistakes along the way. Today, I jotted down 15 things I wish I’d known […]
Dr. NerdLove says the difference between flirting failure and mastery isn’t about avoiding mistakes, but how you roll with them when they happen.
D. A. Wolf is pleased that work and family issues are taking center stage in today’s New York Times. But she thinks the article misses the bigger issues of the economic forces at play in today’s world—for both genders.
It’s tempting to homogenize Nelson Mandela’s views into something everyone can support. But he did not seek — or obtain — universal approval.
Part 2 of a 6 part serial from Lou Aronica and The Story Plant.
What Renner Larson’s grandfather, uncle and Dick Van Dyke taught him about masculinity.
Gary Lai is married to Jill Morley of Fight Like a Girl fame. And the question he gets asked all the time is, “What do you think when your wife gets hit in the face.”
Jacob Tucker’s brother just turned 24. And it’s time Jacob told him what he really thinks about him.
This case could have implications for similar cases playing out in other states.