Comment of the Day: ‘I used to get beaten for showing emotion’

Supressing emotion was a survival technique.

Poetry as Practice in the Preservation of Life

Creativity can be a support for men when their life starts to fall apart.

Being In A Relationship – Dancing On Daggers

The muse strikes and Steven Lake examines the razor-sharp challenges of being in a relationship.

I’m a Man Who Knows What Fear is, But Also What it Takes to Overcome It

The journey from running away to facing your fears.

Alan Kay and a Man’s Two Month Search for Water, Shelter, Fire and Food: An Exclusive Interview

J.W. Holland asks The History Channel’s Season One ALONE winner not only about his quest for survival, but what insights he gained about men in today’s society.

Start by Believing

What harm is the expectation that men aren’t vulnerable doing?

‘The Martian’ Takes Planet By Storm

This debut novel, and hit film, reminds us that no matter how much we plan, life always throws you curve balls.

‘The Revenant’ is an Unforgettable Picture of a Father’s Love

Leonardo DiCaprio portrays a father who will sacrifice everything for his son.

Stop Being a Wage Slave

So tell me again… why are we all working away our whole lives on someone else’s projects?

Procreation, Sex Drive, and the Business of Creation

The drive to create a business or other works of greatness may come from a surprising place.

DIY Survival Fire Starter Log

Check out this insane tutorial on how to get a fire going.

The Dirty Dozen: 12 Holiday Survival Tips This Christmas Season

Steven Lake gives us some tips on how to chill during the holiday rush – without booze or drugs!

7 Tips on How to Talk to Your Kids About Bullying

No one should ever have to deal with bullying alone. Here are a few tips on how to talk to your children who might be dealing with bullies.

When Good Men Try To Be A**holes

The movie “99 Homes” explores what happens when a good man tries to become successful by emulating the man who crushed him. Ray Bechard reviews the movie and explores the themes behind it.

Certainty of Shit vs. the Bliss of Uncertainty

Here’s how you can live on the “edge of your fear” and have a life others are afraid to even dream about…

The Survival List: 15 Things Kids Need to Know to Survive Past 18 Alone

Some of the best life lessons for kids are by using humility as a guide to help them become self-sufficient as they age.