Our Journey

The Right Thing to Say

On the latest episode of her Happier podcast, Gretchen Rubin asked her readers to come up with things that they’d rather hear than perhaps other things that actually get said.  Since I’ve been complaining about the irrelevant/obvious/condescending/silly things that people Read more…

By Trey McIntyre, ago
Books

It Takes One to Tango

There’s a really great interview with Winifred Reilly on The Art of Charm. She’s the author of It Takes One to Tango and she debunks several common myths about successful relationships. Her comments are so good that I’m definitely going Read more…

By Trey McIntyre, ago
Writing

Writing Prompt

I was scrolling through some writing prompts last night and came across this one  on Reddit that I like. You’re a killer dumping your latest victim into the river. Just as you’re about to be done, you spot another person. Read more…

By Trey McIntyre, ago
Recent Reads
The Giver
The Night Circus
Life 3.0: Being Human in the Age of Artificial Intelligence
La Belle Sauvage
Every Heart a Doorway
It Takes One to Tango: How I Rescued My Marriage with (Almost) No Help from My Spouse—and How You Can, Too
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail
The Core
The Moonstone
Brave New World
The Stone Sky
The Obelisk Gate
The Fifth Season
The Cuckoo's Calling
The Disappearing Spoon: And Other True Tales of Madness, Love, and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of the Elements
A Gentleman in Moscow
Helliconia Spring
Emily Post: Daughter of the Gilded Age, Mistress of American Manners
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time
Gardens of the Moon