David is about to become a father and he’s terrified. How can he bring his son into manhood if he feels like he hasn’t arrived himself? He tries various methods of tapping into his masculinity, but all roads lead back to the complicated relationship with his own father. MY OWN MAN is a funny and original look into the timeless tug of war between fathers and sons, and a moving story about the transformative power of forgiveness.

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