September 2019

What Is the Mature Masculine?

A Childhood Scar Alters Over Time

A Childhood Scar Alters Over Time

James Anthony Ellis Editor, Legacy Magazine Somewhere in the hazy backdrop that is a childhood found on Cambay Lane in Huntington Beach, early 1970s, you would find two young boys. Best friends. Jamie Jordan and Jimmy Ellis. Born six months apart, but still considered...

I Forgive You Mom

I Forgive You Mom

There are physical scars. And there are other kinds of scars. This story is a bit about both. You see, I have scars. One of them happens to be a burn mark that constitutes a quarter of my face. You can't miss it, and neither can I. As an infant, I somehow crawled...

Cuts Both Ways

Cuts Both Ways

Dan Kempner Columnist Some people peak early. I was one such. My glory years were in middle school. We’d moved back to a small town in Westchester County, New York, and I was a little taller, with a bit more of a well-knit, man-like frame compared to the other young...

The Many Scars of Men

The Many Scars of Men

Below are a few of the scars men of Mentor Discover Inspire were willing to share with a public audience. Everyone has one form of scar or another, having lived a full life, so far. Here is a sampling, revealed freely and in trust. Dylan StewartMy greatest scar was an...

The First Cut Is The Deepest

The First Cut Is The Deepest

Craig Jones Columnist   I was thinking about the earliest scars of my boyhood, the ones which I still wear, the ones which track time, like knowing where you were when JFK was shot or when Abbey Road came out, and came up with two. The First Was from scratching...

Of Scars and Healing

Of Scars and Healing

Jeff KidmanContributing Writer Legacy Discovery Shaman Jeff Kidman brings to you exercises you can undertake anywhere, at a time that works for you. For the man on a men's team, in a men's group or out there on his own. The intention of these exercises is to bring you...

Causing Greatness!

Squandered Talent, A Cautionary Tale

Squandered Talent, A Cautionary Tale

Dan Kempner Columnist My dad taught himself to play the guitar so he would have something with which to sing along. He created a four-finger piano style just so he could write songs using a special musical notation invented, for him, by my mom ... a notation that was...

All Men Must Be Reminded!

All Men Must Be Reminded!

By Fred BoylesColumnist Reminding men of their greatness. A few years ago when the housing bubble burst, I lost my customer base. I am an electric sign contractor. I was ready to sell my company and retire. But that was before I was hit by the perfect storm. As I...

“Being a male is a matter of birth. Being a man is a matter of choice.”― Edwin Louis Cole

 

“If Boys don’t learn, men won’t know.” – Douglas Wilson

 

“Manhood is the defeat of childhood narcissism.” – David Gilmore

 

“A man’s got to have a code, a creed to live by, no matter his job.” – John Wayne 

 

 “There never was yet a truly great man, that was not at the same time truly virtuous.” –Benjamin Franklin

 

“Waste no more time arguing what a good man should be. Be one.” –Marcus Aurelius

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