Need fulfillment is inextricably tied to joy and wellbeing. In fact, the word “need” could be defined as that which is required in order to maintain joy. Meeting our needs in balanced ways provides internal stamina and emotional resources for facing life challenges. When our needs are fulfilled, we become more robust and resilient.
Posts in this category consider six essential masculine needs: mission, adventure, comrades, spiritual connection, physical care, and genderedness and complementarity. They also consider the fulfillment, blessing, and gratitude cycles.
To learn more, read the summary for Chapter 3.