BRENT STOLLER

Writer. Advice giver. Peanut butter and chocolate enthusiast.

Man’s Search for Meaning

The search for ourselves is ongoing, if not never-ending. Anyone who tells you they’ve got it figured out is lying to you, and themselves.

And this search only intensifies in times of transition, regardless of age.

A Total Eclipse of My Heart (and Stomach)

I’m excited for the solar eclipse.

But what I’m really excited about is what the solar eclipse is bringing us:

Chocolate Krispy Kreme donuts.

A Wave Goes a Long Way

How hard is it to say thank you?

More specifically, how hard is it to say thank you on the roadway?

All it takes is that split-second wave in front of your rearview mirror.

Yet for the overwhelming majority of motorists, that’s a bridge too far.

Listen to Your Instincts

There’s something missing.

That was the apprehension I couldn’t shake this morning while making my post-workout smoothie.

You Are Not Alone

Sometimes, it feels as if everything is working against you.

You catch every red light when you’re in a rush, for instance.

But other times, the universe — or whatever higher power you subscribe to, if any — gives you exactly what you need.