What That Rejection Letter Really Means to a Writer (and Why He Keeps Them Around)

If you’re a writer without a rejection letter, you’re doing something wrong.

7 Lifestyle Principles From My Greatest Mentor

He ran a busy practice, was kind to everyone he met, and taught his children important values to live b

Wisdom from the Great Writers on Every Year of Life

The shared patterns of our lives pass into the pages of the books we love.


Father Time is a weekly column dedicated to the concept of time in a parent’s life, particularly a father’s life. The point of view comes from a father of two young sons, both under three-years-old, and how time really is just that: a concept. ◊♦◊ Dear Readers, With six months of 2016 under our belts, […]

The Best Thing I Have Ever Done For Myself

Why Everyone Should Create a Life Plan and How to Get Started

How Hemingway Kept His Momentum Going and You Can Too

Using “Hemingway’s Hack” to Beat the Blank Page

Foreign Affairs

Sex and terrorism inform a trilogy of novels two decades in the making.

Why Are Mommy Bloggers Under Attack—from Within?

“Mommy Blogger” is far from a pejorative term.

Read This or My Children Will Starve!

Click-bait, listicles, faux-controversy, and faux-outrage are nothing new, especially in publishing.

GMP Exclusive: Author John David Mann on ‘The Go-Giver Leader,’ Storytelling, and His Writing Process

Discover the secrets behind two unique business bestsellers.

What Dream of Yours Failed? (Call for Submissions)

What did you do when your dream failed?

How Writers Can Get Back to Their First Love

Cultivating a Holy Naivete

How Creative Expression Can Help with Depression

Both science and history attest that creativity is a great ally in battling the darkness.

You Should Write for The Good Men Project – A Call for Submissions

Share your stories about issues that matter to men.

How Weekly Letters Saved My Relationship

While I dare not claim that regular letter-writing could solve all issues in a romantic relationship, this habit does help to mitigate many problems.

Poetry as Practice in the Preservation of Life

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