Life Tip: Dance, Dance, Dance

Feel free to listen to this while reading the next two sentences. When faced with mundane life situations, mix it up by engaging in a quick dance party. It’s sure to liven things up, and there’s only a 95% chance you’ll embarrass yourself in front of your roommates/the Internet.

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Happiness is a Warm Sun

Throughout history many cultures have worshipped at the alter of the Sun. Egyptians, Aztecs, the cast of The Jersey Shore… You’ll notice that no culture has ever worshipped overcast, cold, rainy days. There’s a reason for that, and it’s that they suck. Hard. I’ve been in Portland for some 50 odd days, the sun has […]

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Don’t Lose Your Voice

There have been many times in life when I should have said something– I should have spoken up, but I didn’t. I remained silent because I didn’t think it was my place, or I wasn’t sure that I was right, or I didn’t believe my voice mattered. I was quiet and shy as a child […]

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A Mind Without Fear

Maybe it’s because I’m in my 20s, but it seems that everyone I meet is trying to become more attuned with whom he or she really¬†is; they’re looking to discover the real¬†John or Jane. Not the John conforming to high-school pressures, or majoring in a field he hates because it leads to a well paying […]

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7 Things 2012 Will Probably Bring Us

2012′s equivalent of planking. 2011 was a great year for bizarre Internet memes. Chances are you’re familiar with planking, Tebowing, and perhaps even the lesser known owling. Just like with all Internet trends, either you get it or you don’t. Here at stantonmartindotcom we’re pretty heavily entrenched in the “don’t” camp, but that doesn’t stop […]

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