Talking points: addiction, masculinity
This mini-episode is a bit of a departure in style, but the topic is deeply important to me. Most men have an uncanny ability to push forward despite intense pain and suffering. That can be a blessing in times of hardship, but it can also turn on you.
(00:00:00) – Intro and the skill of being silent about your suffering
(00:02:40) – We look down on men for doing this, but oftentimes it’s a blessing
(00:03:33) – The curse is this
(00:05:03) – “There’s a hungry ghost in the basement of my heart”
(00:09:40) – Why I wrote this
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