Fri, 01/14/2011 - 16:57
Interesting and common challenge.
Mentoring a real man in today's world.
Every young man is unique. One shoe definitely does not fit all.
I do not know of a rite of passage group that might fit the need.
What does it mean to be a man in today’s world?
I think we need to know where we are pointing before drawing a map.
What are the skills, wisdom and capacities needed to be such a thing?
The Way of the Superior Man : A Spiritual Guide to Mastering the Challenges of Women, Work, and Sexual Desire by David Didea
Fire in the Belly by Sam Keen
Would be good reading for you and your partner to help you formulate your own views.
How can you draw a map if you don’t know where you are going?