My goodness , this seems so true and reflective of a massive shift.
Bless you for having the courage and insight to articulate and share your journey.
This crosses occupational boundaries and provides a pathway that can only be made by one’s own feet.
This will be a goal of mine as my sons get bigger. There’s a book I like quite a bit called Raising a Modern-Day Knight that preaches the importance of actual ceremonies to mark when boys reach manhood milestones. So many kids grow up and never have any idea what it means to be a man, so they stay lost, as you said.
Excellent article! This isn’t really a new problem. We’ve had issues with absent fathers for a long time. A lot of generations of kids grew up barely talking to their fathers.
It’s something that has only gotten worse. It’s not something that is caused by feminism. Feminism is a popular scapegoat much in the same way that in…
“Yet, as big, important and necessary an idea as the circular economy is, there have been nagging suspicions that there is space for further evolution, with current rumblings that something is missing.”
Yes, like a definition, perhaps.