Yearly Archives: 2012

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Musing 15 – Life is Hard…for all of us!

In Steve Biddulph’s book “Manhood” he cites Richard Rohr’s Five Truths of Manhood. This week we are discussing Rule Number Two….”life is hard”. When I read this I saw it as nothing new. What I did see (and feel), maybe because I was ready to hear and experience it, was a bizarre sense of relief. This may seem almost unfathomable to some, so let me explain. Have you (or someone you love dearly) ever been … Continue reading

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Musing 14 – You are not that important, (or are you?)

WOW – what a revelation. We can spend a lot of our time reinforcing our status, our value, and our importance in the world, when really, maybe it is time to get real, and get over ourselves. Steve Biddulph in his book The New Manhood (2010), in quoting Franciscan Monk Richard Rohr’s 5 life truths of Manhood lists “You are not that important” as the Number 3 lesson for life. And, if you are wondering, … Continue reading

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Musing 13 – Sex, love, work, money – Have I got your attention yet?

Over the wonder-filled Christmas and New Year Break I was able to spend some valuable time reading and reflecting. The two books that have blown my mind and spoke loudly to me are a couple of old classics. Firstly, Manhood by Steve Biddulph; this was first published in the 90’s but Steve, in his wisdom has updated it for this crazy and ever changing techno time we live in. This is a fundamental book for … Continue reading

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