I decided to add a subcategory to this series to better reflect what I’m trying to say about masculinity. I want to make it clear that I think boyhood and boyishness are the opposites of manhood and masculinity.
This series has nothing to do with womanhood or femininity, as they are not (in my opinion) the opposite of manhood and masculinity. They are virtues in their own right, to be just as highly esteemed as masculinity and manhood.
This topic could merit a whole other blog post in and of itself, but Bret McKay over at The Art of Manliness has already covered that subject much more adeptly and exhaustively than I wish to for my purposes here.
This post is already too long and so without any further ado, I give you…