Many men -- despite achieving great jobs and lifestyles -- find themselves burdened with dissatisfaction, disconnection, and self-doubt. Robert Augustus Masters has helped thousands of men work through such issues, by facing their unresolved wounds and shame, bringing their head, heart, and guts into full-blooded alignment. With To Be a Man , this acclaimed psychotherapist and relationship expert offers a groundbreaking and deeply insightful guide to masculine power and fulfillment. In this book, readers will explore: - How your past may be dominating your present - Shame in its healthy and unhealthy forms, and how to make wise use of it - How vulnerability can be a source of strength - Emotional literacy--an essential skill for relational well-being - Releasing sex from the obligation to make you feel better - How to disempower your inner critic - Bringing your shadow (whatever you've disowned in yourself) out of the dark - What women need from men - Understanding and outgrowing pornography - Discovering the heartland of true masculine power If you've read your share of popular advice on relationships and being a man--but realize on a gut level that it's going to take some serious inner work-- To Be a Man is a fantastic entry into the modern challenge of embracing a mindful, considerate, passionate, and fully embodied masculinity. Join Robert Augustus Masters to discover what's needed to enter a manhood as strongly empowered as it is vulnerable, a manhood at home with intimate relationship and with life itself.