The thing common amongst all cultures, in all time periods across our global is the celebration of the coming of age Rites of Passage, along with various initiations marking the achievements of a member of a tribe's or community's skill and adult progression.
For our men the path of psycho-sexual progression is no easier to travel than for women in our modern era. Tragically Fatherless-ness is a major endemic that has been increasing at an alarming rate since the 1st World War.
Afflicted with this handicap, it can make it near impossible to know how to kill off the boy and step up to the plate to take on the challenges of the Wildman Warrior. Indeed many adult males who have lost a father have a real struggle to define what it is to be male... read more