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The Man in the Mirror

Traveling the globe gives me plenty of time to ponder how to embrace masculinity in a feminized societyI’ve recently been afforded the opportunity to travel outside the United States for my job. Last month was my first real “business trip” and the first time leaving the country not on deployment. I took my journal with me […]

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Voice or Echo?

Are you a creator or a reflector? Original or Clone? Are you doing things your way or are you trying to be someone else? These are difficult questions to answer, especially if you haven’t killed your ego. You may think, “I’m marching to the beat of my own drum, owning my shit, and I am […]

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What’s Expected of a Man?

Some guys come to The Family Alpha much like those who come to their New Year’s resolutions. They are pumped, motivated, and ready to go then when they realize what is required of them, they quit. The idea of reading, applying, improving fashion or being in charge of your life is awesome, the application? Not quite as glamorous. But then […]

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The Masculine Man Walks His Path Alone

As a masculine male you are a rare creature (at least in the United States). You’ve probably noticed that your demeanor either leads to people either flocking towards you, attracted to your aura of power and confidence or it repels them as you are a mirror that forces them to look at their own mediocre […]

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Sex & Marriage

Replace ‘Love‘ with ‘Sex‘ and you’ve got a more accurate picture of what is needed for a healthy marriage. One of the most important questions that is asked when assessing a man’s marriage is: what is the quality and frequency of sex you are having with your wife. Is it nightly? Is she laying there like a dead […]

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Ending the line of Chads

There is a line in The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli that states (my own translation): “Once a man has conquered a territory he must do two things if he wants to keep that territory. (1) He must destroy the line of men who claimed the territory before him and (2) he must not disturb the […]

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Here’s to a Masculine 2016

You wake up every day with an opportunity to do it better; in this instance, ‘It‘ is Life. Each morning you wake up with the choice of Weak or Strong. It’s time to start choosing the strong path more often than the comfortable one, as men find comfort in the discomfort. If you do not have […]

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Get Over Your Relationship PTSD

Sometimes you carry the memories of your previous “beta” self and it prevents you from allowing your current self to ever have a chance to develop that sense of authentic living. There are a great deal of posts on The Manosphere by both married & single men that share this running theme of that’s how it […]

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