Mojo for the Modern Man

Jeff Jacobson: The Church, The Crash - and The Boy Who Couldn't Fly Straight - Part 1

January 19, 2021 Episode 24
Mojo for the Modern Man
Jeff Jacobson: The Church, The Crash - and The Boy Who Couldn't Fly Straight - Part 1
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Mojo for the Modern Man
Jeff Jacobson: The Church, The Crash - and The Boy Who Couldn't Fly Straight - Part 1
Jan 19, 2021 Episode 24

Jeff Jacobson is a beloved friend and colleague, a leader of leaders, a coach, an educator - and the author of "The Broom Closet Stories," a series of young adult fantasy novels.

He's a man with a deep and abiding love of linguistics and, of course, great storytelling!

In this episode, Jeff reflects on finding comfort and safety in the rules of his Catholic school - while at the same time experiencing same-sex attraction.  He walks us along his path of discovery through competitive swimming – leading to six years of journeys to and around Asia that, with surprisingly little irony, led to an indelible love of home and country.  Jeff also reflects on the importance of cycles and rituals as life's markers...

You can learn more about Jeff on LinkedIn and Instagram and on his author's website, jeffjacobsonworld.com.  Jeff's books are available on Amazon.com.

Show Notes

Jeff Jacobson is a beloved friend and colleague, a leader of leaders, a coach, an educator - and the author of "The Broom Closet Stories," a series of young adult fantasy novels.

He's a man with a deep and abiding love of linguistics and, of course, great storytelling!

In this episode, Jeff reflects on finding comfort and safety in the rules of his Catholic school - while at the same time experiencing same-sex attraction.  He walks us along his path of discovery through competitive swimming – leading to six years of journeys to and around Asia that, with surprisingly little irony, led to an indelible love of home and country.  Jeff also reflects on the importance of cycles and rituals as life's markers...

You can learn more about Jeff on LinkedIn and Instagram and on his author's website, jeffjacobsonworld.com.  Jeff's books are available on Amazon.com.