Voice or Echo?

Are you a creator or a reflector? Original or Clone? Are you doing things your way or are you trying to be someone else? These are difficult questions to answer, especially if you haven’t killed your ego. You may think, “I’m marching to the beat of my own drum, owning my shit, and I am […]

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Don’t Live Life Vicariously

You have one life, one opportunity to achieve whatever you desire. Children are not a second chance. Do you want to write a book or get your degree? Then get started! The time is going to pass either way so you might as well do something productive that brings you closer to those goals during […]

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What’s Expected of a Man?

Some guys come to The Family Alpha much like those who come to their New Year’s resolutions. They are pumped, motivated, and ready to go then when they realize what is required of them, they quit. The idea of reading, applying, improving fashion or being in charge of your life is awesome, the application? Not quite as glamorous. But then […]

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‘PC’ Parenting is Straight Garbage

This piece has been in the works for a few weeks now. The reason for this lengthy ‘write time’ is I wasn’t exactly sure how I would be able to cover the concept of ‘Politically Correct’ parenting without breaking it into a ‘series’ of sorts. I’m not a fan of series, I write about a […]

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2016 Book List

‘Two Souls Indivisible’ – James S. Hirsch ‘The First Salute’ – Barbara W. Tuchman ‘A Storm of Swords’ – George R R Martin ‘Ready Player One’ – Ernest Cline ‘Washington: A Life’ – Ron Chernow ‘The Obstacle Is The Way’ – Ryan Holiday ‘The Rational Male’ – Rollo Tomassi ‘Unbeatable Mind’ – Mark Divine ’11-22-63: A […]

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The Masculine Man Walks His Path Alone

As a masculine male you are a rare creature (at least in the United States). You’ve probably noticed that your demeanor either leads to people either flocking towards you, attracted to your aura of power and confidence or it repels them as you are a mirror that forces them to look at their own mediocre […]

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Sex & Marriage

Replace ‘Love‘ with ‘Sex‘ and you’ve got a more accurate picture of what is needed for a healthy marriage. One of the most important questions that is asked when assessing a man’s marriage is: what is the quality and frequency of sex you are having with your wife. Is it nightly? Is she laying there like a dead […]

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Ending the line of Chads

There is a line in The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli that states (my own translation): “Once a man has conquered a territory he must do two things if he wants to keep that territory. (1) He must destroy the line of men who claimed the territory before him and (2) he must not disturb the […]

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Here’s to a Masculine 2016

You wake up every day with an opportunity to do it better; in this instance, ‘It‘ is Life. Each morning you wake up with the choice of Weak or Strong. It’s time to start choosing the strong path more often than the comfortable one, as men find comfort in the discomfort. If you do not have […]

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