TJ Trent runs to change, to make his fresh start. To a new life.
I’m tired of being tired. Being a man today is exhausting, and it’s time to fight back. It’s time to redefine what a man is, what a man does, and who a man should be.
“The wound is the place where the light enters you” ~Rumi (on parenting?) One morning when my older son was 6 year old, he would not get out of bed until 7:45–30 minutes before school started. Then he wouldn’t eat his eggs since he was distracted by his Pokemon cards, so I threw the cards […]
A mystical poem from J.A. Dela Cruz-Smith, celebrating male-male intimacy and touching, in some ways, on the shamanic, the transformative.
Ryan Kuja makes an inquiry into the connections between spiritual and emotional suffering and our path to transformation.
Bettina Goodwin reflects on her experiences of being bullied and how a new perspective transformed her life completely.
Ryan Kuja shares about wrestling with how to hold together the opposites of light and dark, connection and disconnection, depression and joyfulness.
Graham Phoenix stops seeking comfort from his woman and instead looks to create an amazing relationship with her.
This morning, clad only in a tight-fitting pair of boxer briefs, I stepped on the chilly glass of the digital scale in my bathroom. — As the numbers “172” began to flash, I pondered how this same exact scale read “222” only 24 months ago. I used to dread looking down to see the results […]
Tamara Star learned the hard way that ‘the dark night of the soul’ is really a time of transformation. Here’s how she saw her way through.
When cancer came knocking, Camilla Sanderson and her husband gave up lucrative NYC careers for a life of simplicity and love.
In Jackie Summers’ experience, people are always telling you to “just get over it” when it comes to emotional pain. They rarely, as Jackie does here, tell you how.
Cj Swaby interviews artist and athlete Jaime Medina Jimenez on homelessness, health and the power of art.
The ranks of labor unions have been decimated over the last half century by outsourcing and anti-union campaigns. The result has been rising inequality.
Jerry Waxler’s interview with Carla Odell chronicles her transformation from a reporter to a writer of memoirs—for hire.
For Dan Cumberland, a breakfast in Chicago turned into a life-changing experience.
While career selection should be done by your child, Connie K. Grier shares a few steps to make the process more youth driven.
Muslim lawyer and best-selling author Qasim Rashid has challenged Hirsi Ali to a public debate. Will she accept?
Divorce can leave you feeling like love is impossible. Quentin Hafner opens the door to finding love again—and making it last.
Spring Break, the cruelest prank the public schools system ever played on the average working American parent.
Sometimes, you just feel a bad parent. But that doesn’t mean its true.
Professional photographer, Vincent Pugliese, shares his love of sports, one picture and one memory at a time.
The majority of American news outlets and police officers exhibit racial bias in their work.
Tim Lineaweaver shares his views on how to replace the desperation of an unfulfilled life with joy.
William Boyle on the history of eugenics, and how it’s still harming our kids today.
Criminal justice reform takes more than discussion and legislation. It takes courage, action, and maybe some new technology.
Why does Steven Lake want to get married after many years of happy cohabiting? Will marriage spoil a good thing?
When we love, we can often stumble into loss. Nathan Graziano shares with us the story of one of his first loves, leaving us to reel in the heartbreaking reality that is loving someone with depression.
Lodro Rinzler has a new take on the question every kid is asked: What do you want to be when you grow up?
What do we do when someone we know—a friend, a brother, a family member—is found to be abusing someone else? Saumya Arya Haas, with great sadness, decided what she needed to do.
There is a beauty in the human connection that comes from falling in love with someone you don’t know.
You know that moment when you’d like to rip her clothes off, and she’s given you the green light, and you are just too tired to care? That job.
Alex Yarde doesn’t look like someone who shaves, but oh how the BIC Flex 5 helps him get at the places he needs! #SmoothUp