Muchness

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Do independent women need men?

Sisters are doing it for themselves. Men need to feel needed. It’s a conundrum for which nobody seems to have an acceptable answer. This isn’t a feminist versus chauvinist argument. … Continue reading

February 8, 2016 · 4 Comments

The Boiling Frog

The image of emotional abuse is a woman looking distressed and a man looking angry. The MO seems pretty straightforward. He starts off as a loving and attentive partner and … Continue reading

December 17, 2015 · 1 Comment

Walking with elephants

We all know about the elephant in the room. It’s that huge, looming thing no-one wants to talk about for fear of upsetting the status quo. Sometimes, there are elephants that follow you around. Your own, personal elephant that you refused to mention to yourself, because if you turn around and acknowledge it, everything has to change.

October 11, 2015 · 3 Comments

In love with the pain

The new Disney Pixar movie Inside Out is wonderful because it introduces a positive role for sadness.  Sadness can be cleansing. It can bring wisdom. It can heal and help … Continue reading

August 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

How I met your mother

Sure, there are lots of ways you probably don’t want to be like your parents. You may or may not want the kind of relationship they had.

But if they had a story of love, chances are you expect something like that should happen to you.

August 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Romantic friendships

We forget that the sweetest joys are found in the simplest acts: hugs, laughter, quiet observation, basic movements, holding hands, pleasant music, shared stories, a listening ear, an unhurried visit, … Continue reading

June 14, 2014 · 2 Comments

I share therefore I am

Social media has infected the world with a sickening virus called vanity. Kellie Elmore You are what you share. C.W. Leadbeater If nobody heard your opinion, is it still insightful? … Continue reading

April 7, 2014 · 1 Comment

Insecurity and emotional reactions

Courage is never to let your actions be influenced by your fears. Arthur Koestler When your fears aren’t justified by facts, we call that insecurity. Except, we all experience emotions … Continue reading

February 27, 2014 · 3 Comments

Valentines Day

Love is the only answer to every question. It is the only thing that will serve you in every situation. It is the route and the destination. Rasheed Ogunlaru I … Continue reading

February 3, 2014 · Leave a comment
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