Bad Vibes: Monitoring Your Stress

So, this happened to me the other morning: I’m on my way out of town on a long drive and I stop at the Starbucks drive-thru. As I turn to enter the drive-thru lane, a car approaches from the other entrance and turns to do the same. The Great Yuppie Stalemate...

Giving “Thanks” for Covid-19

2020 has been a real humdinger. Wildfires, protests, and even murder hornets are bad enough. But the year sure outdid itself by unleashing a plague that overwhelmed hospitals, torpedoed family gatherings, and even crippled the economy. It leads me to wonder: is there...

10 Things Real Men Do Daily (or… not)

Many social media influencers copy one another, which sucks when it’s unhelpful or disingenuous drivel. I see “How to be a Man” lists on Twitter all the time. They’re always regurgitated tropes or stereotypes that are at best superficial &...