When a marriage dies and sadness hits, it’s the sadness that will heal you.
In a down moment, Ty Phillips wonders if enlightenment is the antidote to sadness or a way to recognize its value and integrate it into our lives.
The holidays are a time when we are expected to be social and connected—which is exactly what can make it such a lonely experience. Bryan Reeves has learned to welcome the loneliness.
While parenting is great, Tor Constantino shares an underlying sadness that all loving parents ultimately face.
“He wasn’t a perfect man, by any means, but none of us are and just as our good cannot wipe out our faults, neither can our evils wipe out the small kindnesses that mean so much,” writes N.C. Harrison.
As the world struggled to make sense of Robin Williams suicide, a friend asked stand-up comedian Kermet Apio if it’s true that comedians are sad people. This was his answer.
Film critic John Ryan Powell examines a haunting, underrated classic that forces us to come to terms with our isolation and futility.
Dr. David J. Malebranche shares the heartbreaking loss of his friend, Warner, and how the story of his life has a chance to impact us all.
Historian Oliver Lee Bateman examines how the latest version of Super Smash Bros. has already broken the hearts of its most devoted fans.
You have a career, and you’re an engaged father. We want to share your stories.
What is happening within the hearts and minds of Eastern Michigan University students who are willing to tell a Native elder to “go back to the reservation”?
Newly back in the dating scene and feeling a bit rusty? These tips will get you back in the game.
Tom Stephan on the correlation between hairiness and masculinity.
Getting honest and facing reality is a heart wrenching and difficult decision.
Colin was a bit concerned about becoming a Jedi and how it might conflict with the ideals of marriage, George Lucas responded!
Shawn Henfling lends some insight into the mind of the typical Mr. Fixit.
All is well in the home of the Burb Boys, except for a little “food fight”!
An examination of how patriarchy and its oppressive influence on our lives prevents men from loving truly.
Sometimes it’s the simple things that bring us to peace.
Alex Barnett asks, “How do we get to a place where it is the overwhelming rule (not the exception) that the few in the crowd who are different than the majority can feel comfortable and at ease and be accepted?”
Three types of funeral, three types of death, three types of reflection on our own mortality.
Human trafficking is a horrible crime. Rick Matz’ home state of Michigan is the 2nd worst in the country after Nevada (Las Vegas).
Cheating can be intoxicating, but it’s also soul-destroying. You can break the cycle.
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.