When my friend died

A little over a week ago, late at night, my phone rang an unusual ring – one that I hadn’t heard from it before. In the middle of watching a movie, I took one look at the Caller ID and said to my wife, “It’s just a butt dial” and I let it go to voicemail. Then...

Review: Sapiens – A Brief History of Humankind Oct24

Review: Sapiens R...

We aren’t the only humans. Well, we are now, says author Yuval Noah Harari, but that hasn’t always been true. The word ‘human’ he explains, means ‘an animal belonging to the genus Homo‘. Other humans throughout history have included Homo rudolfensis, Homo...

On Discomfort

  Are we too comfortable in our lives? I recently completed one of those obstacle course races – the kind where you crawl under barbed wire, throw yourself over walls, and run through the countryside. It had been a goal of mine for some time, and I finally decided to just do it. As...

Food Is Fuel

Do you want to know the number one difference between fat people and healthy-fit people? It’s not activity, testosterone, or laziness. It is their view of food. Without exception, every single person that I know who is fit views food primarily as fuel for their body. And without...

Only Men Would Build...

It’s proof that the world is still run by men. Women have been maligned and kept down for millennia, but even the advancements women’s rights groups made in the 20th century didn’t extend to sexual health in the same way that they did for men. Pharmaceutical companies...