Writing the Sacred Masculine

The Erotic Warrior

The Erotic Warrior

An excerpt from the Introduction to The Bones and Breath: A Man’s Guide to Eros, the Sacred Masculine, and the Wild Soul (White Cloud Press, 2014) The Erotic Warrior Arriving back at the old brick farmhouse, stepping inside the heavy wooden front door, the quiet house welcomes me home with its familiar scents of wood,Continue Reading The Erotic Warrior

Shadows and Healing

Shadows and Healing

(A recent post written for the Soul Artist Journal. While it does not specifically relate to gay/bi/trans men or the Sacred Masculine, in these challenging days after America’s national election, the healing I speak of seems relevant to all of us.) While surely these are challenging times, I continue to say that the path remainsContinue Reading Shadows and Healing

5 Things A Conscious Gay Man Discovers About Manhood

5 Things A Conscious Gay Man Discovers About Manhood

(Adapted from a post written for elephant journal in 2015, garnering more than 21,000 views.) Working on yourself is like peeling an onion; there’s always another layer beneath it to be discovered, examined, and learned from. — In my early twenties, mostly estranged from my adoptive father, I wrestled repeatedly with what it meant toContinue Reading 5 Things A Conscious Gay Man Discovers About Manhood