Calvin Sandborn's Becoming the Kind Father continues to receive a great deal of positive attention in the media. This book traces the journey from being the man that society expects you to be, cut off from your feelings and out of touch with your inner life, to being a "kind father" - a man whose power is based in healing, love, acceptance and forgiveness.
San Diego Union-Tribune
"Becoming the Kind Father: A Son's Journey is a warm and touching guide for any man who, like author Calvin Sandborn, grew up with a harsh father. Sandborn tells how he finally faced himself, what he had become and how he became the person he wanted to be for his children."
"In Becoming the Kind Father, Sandborn reveals how he managed to rid himself of the harsh father's voice and create an inner image and voice of a kind father. Through flashbacks to his boyhood, self-examination and psychological data, he shows emotionally distant dads a way to connect with themselves, their children and others."
National Public Radio, New Mexico (Host Diego Mulligan)
"I wish that every man could read this book."
The video below is a feature from the Rick Mercer Report on the ZENN car- a Zero-Emission No-Noise electric vehicle with a base price of $12,750. The ZENN car is produced in Canada and is available in many US States and in British Columbia. Wider Canadian availability will have to wait - BC is the only province that has has low-speed vehicle …
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Warning - Quiet Blog Ahead!
Over the next 2 weeks posting will be light here as New Society will be closed for the holidays. Comments are open, so feel free to post any news in the comment thread. We'd love to hear about how you're "greening the season"!
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