Mantalk is a discussion group for same gender loving (gay) men in New Orleans and surrounding areas. The group addresses quality of life issues on a bi monthly basis. Topics include relationships, spirituality, and work related issues. The goal of the group is to affirm, acknowledge, appreciate and enlighten participants. The group is guided by ground rules that promote respect, harmony and confidentiality The group can be considered an alternative or supplement to traditional meetings places (i.e. bars ,internet). The heart, mind and spirit are the focal points.