The Human Animal

The Problem of Privilege

Weaponized Language

50 Things that Enrich a Man’s Life (Part Two)

More suggestions for male fufillment

50 Things that Enrich a Man’s Life (Part One)

Suggestions for fufillment

Travel Alone

This is not about gathering your buddies for a weekend in Cabo, but the measured practice of being horribly alone in a frighteningly unfamiliar place.

Life is Long

eight decades of love and hate and frustration and anger and joy

Books pt. Two

Welcome to part two of my personal list of exceptional books


The weight of a good book is indeed inestimable.

Finding purpose

The world is a 4.5 billion year old rock in a vacuum filled with other rocks. A man needs a purpose. But why?

A Parasite

Close your eyes, take a deep breath, and try, really try, to simply forget how good it feels.

The top of a pile of bricks

Will you ever change the world? What do you reckon? Say you were in a position +

Pleasant Fictions and You

a long view of the water in which we all swim.

Outside influences & tweaking your mind

We talk a lot about exercise both mental and physical here at the human animal, both as ways +