Did you know that social media and technology is continually separating us from each other? And did you know that soon you will forget how to have a healthy friendship, let alone a healthy romantic relationship?
In this video I am going to share with you the 5 most important elements of gay friendships. Why is it important? Gay friendships are more challenging than others because the sexual hunger that is not satisfied with partners and lovers is transferred into friendships. Gay shame is also a factor in the difficulties amongst gay men in developing long term friends. The five secret tips that I am going to share with you will help you create long term gay friendships.
Our major needs for love, companionship and significance can be met through a group of authentic friendships. Someone with 3-5 friends will be more patient, calm, and rational when meeting people, dating and creating a relationship. He will be more successful in finding love and happiness because he does not put all his eggs in one basket. By expecting that one person will satisfy all his needs, he is ultimately sentencing himself to lifelong suffering.
If you are a gay man over 40, three psychological areas will either break you or make you! Shame, Partner Selection and Social Engagement. If you succeed at those three, the rest should fall into place automatically. Read below and watch the video to find out more.
Gay men go through three cycles of the coming out process as described in the book “The Velvet Rage”. Those cycles are crucial to understand for any gay man who is looking to create a successful romantic relationship and who wants a social life that includes trust, loyalty and respect. The video you are about to see describes the personal story of Robert – Paul’s client who has gone through all 3 stages and now shares his experiences.