I've been reading this blog off and on for the past few years. It's been refreshing to read about the topics that are posted on this blog. I've just turned 21 last month, so a lot of the content…Continue
A group for discussing simplicity and "deliberate living" as highlighted by the likes of Thoreau.For those of us who want to "live deep and suck the marrow out of life", and "put to rest all that is not life".See More
"Iron sharpens iron." A place for men to impact each other by debate and exchange of ideas. This is a group where no ideas are off limits. If your motto is, "I never talk about politics or religion," this group is probably not for you. A "gym" for thinkers.See More
I've been reading this blog off and on for the past few years. It's been refreshing to read about the topics that are posted on this blog. I've just turned 21 last month, so a lot of the content posted here is very helpful and applicable. Anyways, I never knew there was an AoM community. So I look forward to meeting some new people on here and having some good discussions. Cheers.See More
"any book on prohibition is very interesting in my opinion. so much was going on in this country during that time. I don't have any specific books, but at my school library I've dabbled in a few of them.
"With a divorce that fresh, he may still be in pain and the holidays will amp that. He may be burying his stress into work. My best suggestion is to point out to your beloved that people are twits and he may just be being silly.…"
"Regarding her feelings: listen, care, and don't fix her.
But if I had an in-law acting strangely, I'd be concerned. It could mean "No, don't include me, I'm going to be in Malawi herding goats"; "No,…"
"You are certainly correct that there's not enough info for the wife to determine intent and extent. But the emotions she is feeling are still valid emotions (of course).
Good point about the red flags. There's a possibility that he may…"
"This could be a simple miscommunication. There isn't enough information here to determine whether there is a definite issue or not. Is the father actually going to be stateside during Christmas? Is your fiancee spending the…"
"I'm sure this truly cut her deeply. It may be better to ask her what you can do to help her feel more supported. Sometimes, just asking how you can help can be supportive in itself. Let her know you are willing to support her.
I suspect you are…"