THE FOLLOWING IS REPRINTED FROM AN EMAIL BY CATHY VAUGHAN OF THE GOOD MEN FOUNDATION.
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Immortalize your story in this anthology of provocative essays on American manhood to be published in spring 2010. Contributors include Matt Wiener, Robert Pinsky, Steve Almond, Arthur Golden, Nelson Aldrich and a diverse group of other men--from an NFL Hall of Famer to a former Sing Sing inmate, from a Wall Street wunderkind to an Army Ranger.
All proceeds from the book will benefit The Good Men Foundation, a charitable organization founded to support men and boys at risk.