Learning to ‘Be a Man’ required observation, thought AND being honest about feelings.
becoming a man
An excerpt from a poetic manuscript exploring how to resist patriarchy and reclaim manhood.
When you’re a man, you’ll still be my son. You’ll still be my joy, my laughter, my bright, beautiful light. But you’ll no longer be all mine.
Brandon Jones shares how pain can become comfortable, and how it can be healed.
Daniel Dowling shares the biggest obstacle in his formation as a man, and how he conquered it.
The truth of the man I wanted to be came to me in the midst of one of our regular, marital fights. It can come to you, too (without the squabbling).
Men must be true to their natural ability to instruct young boys into becoming compassionate, future leaders.
When I realized I was loved by my brand new father, that I didn’t have to worry about being left again, I learned I wanted to become a strong man with a family of my own one day.
Right now, you know only good. As you learn the bad this world can offer I hope you never, ever give up.
Relationships are hard. Daniel Dowling has a unique approach that will help you overcome the challenges.
Why a man who overcame an eating disorder to lose 160 pounds still struggles to believe he’s lovable, worthy, and sexy enough to deserve to be happy.
The changes I have undergone as I have matured as a man and a person, contradict the person I used to be.
Life is a tragedy when you’re a boy in high school trying to figure out the lens of which life should be viewed through. Can you relate?
Here are some things (in no particular order) that might help you on your journey.
I grew up on typical guy films: action, horror and organized crime. They were no longer fiction—they were training films for me in how to be a man. So what changed?
The search for manhood is like climbing a cliff to jump into a lake, going up is easy, but it’s a long way down.