Author Archives: Men's Work

About Men's Work

Keith Ashford. Men's counsellor, private practice, Kingston, Ontario. Graduate of Queen's University (M.Div). Former journalist, minister. No religious affiliation.

Resist nothing

Ultimately, nothing is mine, and everything I call “mine” is even now in the process of going back to where it came from. Spiritual maturity is our readiness to let go of everything.


A good woman

When she loves you, she loves you to pieces.



How appears the world to a man whose heart is full of joy?


Hey, kid

Sometimes joy displays itself in a burst of riotous theatricality. As, for example, in the gravity-defying hop of a “kinder” goat.