‘The Shallows’ Not Just Another Day at the Beach

The Shallows follows one woman on a typical day of surfing that becomes the ultimate test of survival I had seen a few trailers for The Shallows but I was not that impressed honestly. It appeared to me as nothing more than a cheap Jaws rip off. Well I was able to see The Shallows […]

Where There Is No Enemy, We Create One

Humans are the only one of the eusocial species that has evolved to believe we need an enemy for the tribe to survive

Inspiration Motivated a Divorced Man Out of the Darkness and Into Recovery but It Was Habits That Kept Him There

Bill Douglas made a positive decision and saw the possibilities of what could be. Here is what took him all the way to making the possible real.

When Cancer Was the Easy Part

Sometimes life is not just facing a simple challenge. Sometimes it is more than one. Kevin Hall shares his fight with cancer, while bipolar disorder tied his emotional hands.

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!