Learning Life’s More Important Lessons


Be patient. Be perseverant. Be pliant in your placement of power, and precise in your pursuit of peace.

Does Your Relationship Keep You Awake At Night . . . For The Wrong Reasons?

Should I stay or should I go?

We all question our relationship at some point – that’s normal. How you handle your anxiety is where things get complicated.

7 Reasons Why Every Black Male Should Be Optimistic About The Future


Michael Taylor instills hope in men by challenging the stereotypes of fathers, love, and what it means to be a black man in America.

I’m Not Anti-Christian, But Religion Shouldn’t Have A Place In Political Discussion


This isn’t a slam on religion; it’s a call for inclusive political debate.

6 Life Lessons from “The Wolf of Wall Street”

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Dr. Jed Diamond asks: What part of the wolf lives in you?

Very Superstitious


Rituals we perform for good luck are known as sorcery, and actions we avoid out of superstition are taboos.

The Four Types of Men: Part II – The Philosopher

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These days, our philosophers are comedians, writers, religious leaders, professors, and teachers. People today don’t respect classical philosophers like they used to. I think it’s a shame, because there are a lot of admirable traits to The Philosopher.

Liberals and Conservatives: Ideology over Science


What you believe should be true limits what you are willing to believe is true.

Ten things I've learned from hosting stuffed animal parades with my sister as a child

Stuffed animals love being in parades. Many stuffed animals are named after the type of animal that they are. For instance: “bear” “owl” “big mouse” “fluffy bunny”. Other animals are named “Mr. Soldier” or “Sally”. The parades we held always had a trio of bad guys trying to stop the parades from happening. Those bad […]