When we hear the word love, we conjure up all different images in our minds: Valentine’s Day and boxes of chocolates; June weddings; honeymoon destinations; growing old together; family; home. We all have a different idea of what love is.
What if you were asked to speak about the most important subjects in a human life? How would you answer? If you were a child, you’d probably say playing gave you the most enjoyment, and you hated to be sick.
For a happy marriage, make your life an adventure As I look back on 42 years of togetherness, one word describes our life: adventure. From the moment we met, we shared kindred spirits of curiosity, adventurousness, and a willingness to
POOLS OF LOVE Gaze into a persons eyes, far beyond the mask and wonder at the questions that you’re too afraid to ask. Gloriously gazing into depths of deep emotion, currents running deep within a cool and placid ocean.
I have reached that point in life where it is all over. I am done. Never shall I be saved, now that I have turned thirty six and I’m ‘still’ single. I have left it too late, way too late.
To be ready for a relationship, you’ve got to look at yourself and honestly assess your motives, attitude, behaviour, arguing style, beliefs etc. Part of being ready involves loving yourself and being willing to share your love. You know
When Gilda asked me to be a part of her blog I thought why me? I have no A levels, no university degrees, I´ve never owned my own company or been a highly paid executive, never won any book awards,
The questions I’d like to pose are: How do you imagine yourself in your older age? Have you been brave enough to burst out of your conventional life? Are you headed for peace or loneliness? My name is Francene Stanley
Introduction by Gilda Evans: It is my pleasure to share this insightful post by Florence Osmund with my audience. While it is written from the standpoint of creating fictional characters, I think it’s important to point out that art very
Trust. Honesty. Faithful. These are some of the words that come to mind when we think about relationships. While all worthy, there is one word that I like to add to the list, and that’s “Surrender.” I can feel all
Guys are always looking to understand women better. Whatever the motive, they just want to know what the opposite sex desires, so they can move into position to displace the object of that desire with themselves. Guys, here’s the cold,
So you’re in love…I mean really in love. This is it. You’ve grabbed the brass ring. You can’t get enough of each other. You get along on every level, in and out of the bedroom. When you’re apart, you miss
When people talk about the “L” word everyone knows they mean “love.” But aren’t they forgetting about another word that’s just as important? How about whether you like the person or not? I think that you have to like someone
Yes, boys and girls of all ages – it’s that time of year again! That gift buying, budget crunching, emotionally testing time that challenges each of us in one way or another. Many will rise to the challenge and leave
When my lover, best friend , confidant and intended spouse left to travel back to his abode, “take care of my heart” were my parting words to him. After all, when we part he does take a part of me
So…you’ve decided to move in together or even get married. And then some time goes by. And suddenly, the person you thought you were married to, begins to morph into someone you never knew. The true colors – personality traits,
You’ve found your mate and he’s AWESOME!!! Just when you were convinced that the gods of romance and happily-ever-afters had put you on their naughty list, the love of your life enters the scene. You are in seventh heaven and
I had an interesting comment on one of my other posts that I felt warranted a posting of its own. A guy asked about how to approach an attractive girl at his gym. What opening line to use, what topics
Many of us have been there. You’ve found the mate you’ve been looking for, waiting for, longing for. They are your perfect match and no one can spoil your fun! And then…the “ex” enters the picture. It may be an
So, you’ve spent months and months – maybe even years – going through dating hell. You’re convinced that all the truly good/real men (or women) in your age bracket are either taken or dead! And then, just when you’ve given