Grant Miller

Grant Miller is a contributing writer born in Denver, raised in Connecticut, and based in Chicago. He graduated from Fairfield University with a major in English and has been writing ever since. His new novel is entitled Achilla The Strong.

Everyone's To Blame: Why Both Men And Women End Up Dating Jerks

ByGrant Miller
This piece offers no theory as to why women date jerks. It won’t propose that women like a challenge, such as changing a man, or that they have been conditioned to believe that if a man is cruel, he must like her. These are all old theories that…

Kobe Bryant Is A Legend, But You Can't Compare Him To Michael Jordan

ByGrant Miller
It looks like Kobe Bryant is finally ready to hang them up. In his piece for the Players Tribune, Bryant announced his imminent retirement wrote in poetic form: You gave a six-year-old boy his Laker dream And I'll always love you for it. But I can't…

Regardless Of Stats, Russell Westbrook Should Be Playing Shooting Guard

ByGrant Miller
Russell Westbrook is an amazing basketball player. There is no other way to describe the 26-year-old, 6'3”, 200-lb guard from Long Beach, CA who plays with passion matched by few players in the NBA. He wields an arsenal of acrobatic lay-ups,…

Dream Girl: The Difference Between A Pretty Face And A Beautiful Person

ByGrant Miller
When looking for a partner, looks are overrated. Yes, you read that correctly. The desire in our culture to place looks above all else has led to some destructive relationships. There are few things sadder than watching a beautiful couple treat each…

One Strike You're Out: Why A Confident Person Won't Deal With Players

ByGrant Miller
In the dating scene, confidence is the key to success. Without confidence, you most likely won’t get a date, or even a phone number. With confidence, the world is yours. Confidence requires knowing what you want, going after what you want and…

The Anatomy Of A Hater: Keep Your Friends Close, Not Your Enemies

ByGrant Miller
Someone once said that if you don't have any haters, you won't have any achievements. There is another truth that should be attached to that phrase: If you don't identify your haters, they will successfully stop you from achieving your dreams. When…

How Your Lack Of Self-Worth Has Turned Into A Case Of 'Urkel Syndrome'

ByGrant Miller
Have you ever really liked someone? Have you ever been head-over-heels in love, so much so that you’ll do anything to be with her? How many times would you ask her out? Once, twice, three times? Are you willing to pretend to like what she likes just…