To Be a Man: A Guide to True Masculine Power
I’ve got it all—a great job, relationship, and lifestyle—so why do I feel so dissatisfied and disconnected?
Why am I not happier in my intimate relationships?
How do I become more powerful—without becoming that jerk everyone dislikes?
Robert Augustus Masters has assisted thousands of men in confronting and resolving such issues. What he has discovered is that the common solution to these dilemmas is both challenging and straightforward: we must confront our unresolved wounds, shame, and whatever else is impeding us, bringing “our head, heart, and guts into full-blooded alignment.”
This renowned psychotherapist and relationship expert offers a ground-breaking and profoundly insightful guide to masculine power and fulfillment in To Be a Man. To Be a Man elucidates what it takes to enter a manhood that is both strong and vulnerable, emotionally literate and unapologetically alive—a manhood at home with truly intimate relationships.
Readers will learn about: • How your past may be dictating your present; • Shame in its healthy and unhealthy manifestations, and how to use it wisely; • How vulnerability can be a source of strength; and • Emotional literacy—a necessary skill for relationship well-being.
• How to disempower your inner critic • How to bring your shadow (whatever you’ve disowned in yourself) out of the dark • Embodying your natural heroism and persisting in the face of fear What women require of men • Acquaintance with and growth beyond pornography • Entry into the heartland of true masculine power
If you’ve consumed your fair share of popular advice on relationships and manhood—but recognize on a gut level that it’s going to require some serious inner work—a here’s great guide to that most rewarding of challenges: fully embodying your authentic manhood.