Sex. Just about every man wants it. Some will go to great lengths to get it and some could just snap a finger and have it at their disposal. It's abused in so many ways and seen differently by so many people in so many different ways. In Lewis' book, he specifically discusses how sex is used as a tool to make a "man" out of males by being the dominant sex king. Sex has been a part of my life for almost as long as I could remember. The first time I ever felt a sexual sensation was at my second cousin's house while I roamed her closet getting caught up in a pretty shiny dress. I don't know why, but the dress turned me on. I know, weird right?
There's a knock at the door. When that happens it's usually one of two people, the food delivery guy, or an Amazon package. Most of the time, it's an Amazon package. I'm a notorious orderer of online goodies. But the thing is, it's only known by me, and my roommate.
"The Stoic Mask" The Mask of Masculinity by Lewis Howes Howes explores the idea of how men put up psychological "walls" from other people in order to seem strong, capable, and competent. Growing up in a world where being "cool" was a huge deal in middle and high school, I have found that in the… Continue reading “The Stoic Mask”
I've been enlightened. Lewis Howes has rocked my world in introducing such an amazing book on the topic of what it means to be a man in a world where men are seen in a certain light, regarded in certain ways dependant on their culture or upbringing. There are only a few books that I've… Continue reading “The Mask of Masculinity” – Lewis Howes