Welcome to this exclusive, exciting, bodacious edition titled, “Loc Life: Lifestyles of Tenacious Men.” Join us as we examine the lifestyles of ten unique men. Herein we explore careers, health, fitness and nutrition, spiritual belief systems, and each one’s unique hair journey. “Tenacious” is the word that comes to mind when I think of these men. As you read their stories and learn how they thought about, and carried out many important life decisions that ultimately included their resolution to Loc their hair. Men with tenacity have the power to stick to their choices; and they hold on to the things that are important and dear to them. Men of African descent living in America, who have made the decision to Loc their hair, generally wear their hair proudly, like a crown of glory! In this edition of the Loc Life series, we honor and ex-alt these men who unashamedly, and with pride, wear their hair in Locs. You can find them in the work place, in places of worship, in the marketplace, while practicing physical fitness, and in their everyday lives. They are embracing their natural hair, while dealing with the many misconceptions, and the misinformation; qualities of which are hallmarks of tenacious people. Vivid color photos depicting lifestyles, careers, hobbies, fitness, and more, are beautifully and intri-cately woven within the very fabric of this book. Rich life stories and their hair journeys are documented to share their outstanding passages while becoming and being tenacious men.