Tag Archives: Men's Work

Five Friends

  A DVD worth checking out, Five Friends is a very nice examination of a seasoned man and his friendships.  I’ve watched it with my community of men in Oregon and it provided a nice space for some very good … Continue reading

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Summoning Adam

I recommend that you pick up a copy of PRISM magazine’s Nov/Dec issue entitled: “Summoning Adam.”  Lots of good articles in there… The issue specifically speaks of men of faith who are on the front line of putting their hands … Continue reading

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“A Bigger World Yet” was on Amazon.

AN UPDATE TO THE POST BELOW!: You can purchase a paper copy of the book here for $14.95: http://www.lulu.com/shop/tim-timmerman/a-bigger-world-yet-faith-brotherhood-and-same-sex-needs/paperback/product-20469862.html (Amazon does not have everything by the way… some entrepreneur with little integrity has printed off books through Lulu at $14.95 … Continue reading

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A Leap Into the Abyss

Well, it’s time for me to open up to you what has been on my heart for a long time.  For over the past four and a half years with the help of some wise individuals in my community I … Continue reading

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Wisdom Teaches Without Speaking

Here is the last of the three boxes that potentially may be a book cover (keep those eyes peeled).  With each my objective was to communicate some aspects of what it is to be a man, and the process of … Continue reading

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A Cry For Friendship.

There was a very nice article as of late in The Chronicle of Higher Education entitled “Faux Friendships” By William Deresiewicz (thank you Rick for sending this on to me).  It’s well worth the read. http://chronicle.com/article/Faux-Friendship/49308/ Its nice to see … Continue reading

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Such an Immense Place

You know I’ve picked up as of late a book on the men’s movement from the 1990’s called Wingspan, Inside the Men’s Movement (edited by Christopher Harding).  It’s been very refreshing and reminds me of when I first introduced to … Continue reading

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The Hearts of Men

Ran onto this poem, and thought I would place it here this evening. THE HEARTS OF MEN Swing like pendulums from rage to remorse, from anger to shame. They do not know The smaller increments of a gradual birth, the … Continue reading

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Some Giants are Really Your Friend.

In Jungian thought, the shadow is what you hide, repress or deny.  It’s elements about yourself that you may keep hidden or choose to not look at that are actually in the driver’s seat of your life; running the show. … Continue reading

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Passing the Orange

I have been for the past 12 years involved in, and am a leader within  a variety of groups that do “men’s work;” experiential weekends, groups, and the like.  It has been life changing.  As a part of this blog, … Continue reading

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