Aaron B. Williams

Editor and Writer for Activeman, his gears ever turning on trends, brands, and entertainment.


Recent articles by the author
Play Tennis This Summer

So you’re looking for a new thing to do outdoors this summer, and I’ve found just the thing for you: Tennis.

 | fitness & health, lifestyle
Up Your Summer Game: Loafers Are The New Sandals

It’s hot. For whatever reason, you’re one of those people whose feet get really really hot and you’ve got to let them breathe. Why not try something new?

 | lifestyle, Men's fashion
Your Glasses Say Everything About You

Looking to get some new glasses for your fresh summer styles? Read this first.

 | lifestyle, Men's fashion
Why Isn’t She Answering my Texts?

So you finally scored her number, and she doesn’t seem to be answering her texts. Or calls.

 | Sex & Relationships
So You Want to be a Summer Runner

Odds are it’s gorgeous out where you are now and you want to get out more, so you take to the streets with your exercise.

 | fitness & health, running
PSA: Watch More TV With Your Partner

You’re settling in after a long day of work and your partner comes home shortly after you do. Both of you are too tired to go out for a social bonding activity, so plop down on the couch and bond right at home.

 | Sex & Relationships, entertainment
3 Nutrition Trends You Ought To Know About

Every year has them, some new nutrition thing that everyone swears by, and don’t think you’re going to get away with 2018 without hearing about some of them. If I have to hear it, so do you.

 | nutrition, fitness & health
Tequila for the Budget Connoisseur

So the weather has gotten you in the spirit to invite some friends over and throw together some Mexican food recipe you found on the internet. Now let’s talk drinks.

 | lifestyle, drinks
Who The **** is Donald Glover?

This series (of which this is the first issue of) is your guide to the new, up and coming go-getters of this generation. I’ll find out who you’re supposed to care about and give you the spark notes version of why you’re supposed to care about them. Sound good?

 | entertainment, lifestyle, celebrity
Before You Sign up For CrossFit...

So that new crossfit place opened up across the way, and you’ve been eyeing it’s pircey membership. “Should I join it? Will it replace my need to go to the gym?” you may be asking yourself. Let’s take a look.

 | fitness & health, lifestyle
'What Is a Keto Diet and Can I Drink Alcohol While on It?'

Odds are you know someone who’s been talking about going on a Ketogenic diet and how great it’s been for them. What’s so great about it? Perhaps More importantly, will drinking ruin it?

 | nutrition, fitness & health, lifestyle
3 Can't-Miss Tastes of New Orleans

Whether you’re heading into New Orleans for the emerging Spring or the forthcoming sure to be ridiculously hot Summer poking around the corner, you’ll want to visit one (or all) of these great eateries in the area.

 | lifestyle, food, travel
Cook Better Fish and Vegetables With These Easy Tips

Warmer weather is just around the corner, and with it, comes the opportunity to impress all of your friends with just how great you are at cooking fish.

 | nutrition, lifestyle, cooking
According to Youtube Style Advice, You're Doing Everything Wrong

Be honest, how many times have you looked to Youtube to learn how to tie your tie, even though the last time you had to tie a tie, you went to Youtube to learn how to tie a tie?

 | lifestyle, Men's fashion, Youtube
God of War and The "Daddening" of Western Media

While you can still get your jollies imagining yourself as the daring action hero saving the damsel in distress from all manners of bad situations, we’re starting to see a change in focus with some of our most popular franchises.

 | entertainment, Video Games, Parenting
3 Things (Not) to Do Before That Online Date

Online dating is bigger and more prolific than ever which means mistakes in the dating arena just as in vogue. Here are the dos and don'ts of those new digital new romantic endeavors.

 | Sex & Relationships, online dating, lifestyle
Reinforcing the Sole: Why Sneakers With Big Soles Are Afoot in High Fashion

In an any fashion conscious city, you might be seeing people of varying ages walking around wearing sneakers with soles seemingly larger than the base of the shoe itself. Where did this fad come from, and why are people spending $700 on it?

 | lifestyle, shoes, Men's fashion
PSA: Don't Shave off Your Beard This Year

Beards are in. They’re warm, they’re hip, they’re handsome, they’re cool. It’s getting warmer. Don’t shave it off.

 | lifestyle, grooming
The 'No Gym Required' Way to Get Your Summer Body Ready

So you want to get in better shape but aren’t quite ready to go back to the gym. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

 | fitness & health, lifestyle
The Inevitable Success of 'Avengers: Infinity War' Thanks To 'Black Panther'

What made the world of Wakanda in this year’s Black Panther such a huge hit, and what does it mean for the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe?

 | entertainment, movies
All Natural Supplements for Your Sex Life

We should always be looking for ways to add excitement and quality to our sex life, so why not do it au naturale?

 | nutrition, Sex & Relationships
“A Quiet Place” In the Industry: The Resurgence of The Horror Blockbuster

New John Krasinski, Emily Blunt film "A Quiet Place" brings the horror home to the family. Let's take a look at this recent box office success of scary pictures on the silver screen.

 | entertainment, movies