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The Men We Long to Be: Beyond Lonely Warriors and Desperate Lovers
A well-written alternative for men who long to grow beyond the bounds of tradition and satisfy their yearnings for wholeness.
Paperback, 257 pages
Published October 1st 1997 by Pilgrim Press
(first published August 1st 1995)
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Important treatment of how boys and men are socialized in ways that force conformity to cultural definitions of masculinity and deprive them of their full humanity. I found Boyd's work to be an insightful and helpful resource when I researched my book, Malestrom: Manhood Swept into the Currents of a Changing World.