A Barefoot Soul: 12 Hallmarks of a Sacred Masculine

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A sacred masculinity rests with those who risk the open-hearted vulnerability of being relational, feeling, and interconnected.

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5 Simple and Effective Ways to Reach Your Goals This Year


Even if your goals seem out of reach, stay motivated with these five strategies.  — We’ve already reached the middle of the year. Did you follow through with your New Year’s resolutions? Have you lost the weight you planned to? Have you been eating better like you promised yourself? Have you been hitting the gym or […]

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Why My Wife is My Best Friend


When his daughter had a brain tumor and he struggled to make sense of life, Joe Rodriguez found out who his true friends were.  — Growing up, I considered everyone that surrounded me to be my best friend. During the years, my list of friends diminished greatly. People I’ve known for 20 years were being […]

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Stop Blaming Yourself


He spent six years battling depression because he blamed himself. — Am I a bad person?  After six years of depression, random weeks fending off its reemergence, only now have I identified the cause. Negative Self-talk.  My parents divorced when I was a teenager, and the events stay vivid in my mind at the age […]

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Inspiring Cancer Story


An inspiring personal trainer sets aside his own leukemia battles to help others facing cancer.

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Why I Quit My Job With No Plans for What’s Next


If the next five years of your life are the same as the last five years, will you be okay with that? — That question grabbed my attention so tightly I nearly choked on my breath. At the time, I had been at my job for exactly five years. Those five years of my life […]

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How to Turn Jealousy Into Trust (and More) | Reclaiming Male Role Models Interview With John Wineland


John Wineland speaks on advanced topics like jealousy, declaring desire, and creating communities of open hearted men all over the world.

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What Makes a Man


Defining what makes a man isn’t an easy task. The modern man is facing some unique challenges. — Attempting to define manhood and masculinity is a challenge as old as time. Most men would agree that two of man’s primary responsibilities are to provide and protect. At the core of masculinity, this may be true. […]

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Meet the Green Man: Archetype for A Wild Soul

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View image | gettyimages.com Somewhere in your soul, there’s a wild man of the wood waiting to be discovered. — After days of cold, grey rain, I needed to get out and walk. Opening the gate in the tall deer fence, I stepped through into the soggy field with its newly sprouted carpet of vividly […]

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The Boys in the Boat: Models of Spiritual Integrity for Today’s Men

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If all the scandals about our athletic superstars makes you weary, think about the examples these men set.

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When a Man is Down to His Last Dollar


He loved to party when he was younger. As he grew older and had a family, getting down to his last dollar almost broke him.

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How to Love Your Daughter Even More


Her husband wanted to connect with their daughter in a deeper way. Here’s what he did. — There was nothing like seeing the light shine in my daughter’s eyes when she got ready for her first official daddy/daughter date. It is amazing the significance that occurs when a daughter feels special in the eyes of her […]

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Why We Shouldn’t Be Afraid to Use the “A” Word

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Believing you only get one life gives you more to live for, not less.

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Your Dreams Are Made Of Crap!


How to make your dreams a little more substantial, according to Samuel Gentoku McCree.

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The Loss of Innocence


He was a sweet little boy who loved life until the unspeakable changed him. — Sorting through a stack of boxes in a rare attempt to organize my life, I stumble across a decades-old photograph stuck to the back of a college textbook. I haven’t seen this photo in years. The colors have faded with […]

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10 Things Every Solopreneur Should Do Before Quitting Your Day Job


You can run a business on your own. These tips will help. — Why 10 things? Because my brain told me so. Don’t make the same amatrepreneur mistakes I made. There are more than 10 things I’d add to the list, but I know the average attention span has shrunk to seven seconds… SQUIRREL! If […]

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