My life is not that interesting, to me anyway, others may disagree and some will agree. But to me, my life is just ordinary, nothing spectacular... So why waste others time with that... I figure, when the time is right, and the information is needed, I will state it, it will come out, sooner or later, so why bother with all that up front.
BY: Tim Hoch Original Post 1.You ascribe intent. Another driver cut you off. Your friend never texted you back. Your co-worker went to lunch without you. Everyone can find a reason to be offended on a steady basis. So what caused you to be offended? You assigned bad intent to these otherwise innocuous actions. You took … Continue reading 10 Ways You’re Making Your Life Harder Than It Has To Be
Almost every time you meet someone new, there are three questions you will probably have to answer during your conversation: What’s your name? What do you do? Where are you from? These three questions are so common, and you answer them so frequently, that it is very easy to get in the habit of answering … Continue reading How to Answer the Questions You Always Get Asked When Meeting Someone | The Art of Manliness
Last month I met up with an old friend I hadn’t seen in forever to have lunch. Having both read and written about how to be an effective and charismatic conversationalist, I followed the old dictum of listening more than talking and asking the other person engaging questions about themselves. This is supposed to charm … Continue reading Conversational Narcissism: How to Avoid It | The Art of Manliness
Imagine that you are sitting on the front porch of your house sipping lemonade with your family on a warm summer’s night. You sit back and reminisce with them about how you… bought the newest HG TV? Materialistic gratification only lasts so long. It is said that our brains adapt to happiness. With materialistic things … Continue reading 5 Things We Should Spend More Money On, And 5 Things We Should Not
When is the right time to start having sex in a relationship? Not until marriage? A couple months in? The “standard” three dates? Sometimes even on the first date? There are as many opinions on this question as there are men in this world, and each will often vigorously defend his position. The guy who … Continue reading How Delaying Intimacy Can Benefit Your Relationship | The Art of Manliness
Over the past two weeks I have been listening to talks on CD’s on my ride in to work. I try to listen to Catholic radio on my ride, but the signal is so week in the morning that all I get is static mixed in with talk, so it’s kind of hard. So I … Continue reading Resurrection of yourself