Tag: love

Champion of the Universe

Champion of the Universe

She phones him the moment she returns home, and explains, with a few huffs and puffs, how she endured twenty minutes in a busy café for her date to show up and then walked away.   ‘All men are only after one thing! And that’s to get into your brooks!’ he says, agitation evident in …

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Singledom VS Coupledom

Singledom VS Coupledom

A close friend of mine in a long-term relationship has struggled over the years. The downs have been cataclysmic but then the highs have been soul-defining, she vulnerably expressed to me, openly sharing her emotions. Something I always admired about her and took pleasure in witnessing her bravery. How she naturally exposed herself, never worrying …

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Ah, look at all the lonely people

Ah, look at all the lonely people

A dearest friend living on his own in an exotic island intensely struggled through the lockdown. A lockdown more oppressive than the UK, but perhaps not as draconian as South Africa… This post is dedicated to people who believe they are alone, feel lonely; to help those discover their worth in a lonely world. The …

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Do You Know You’re in Love?

Do You Know You’re in Love?

The Angry Therapist on Psychology Today wrote an interesting article called This Is How You Know You’re in Love. I include a paragraph that made me sit up straighter and pay attention. Profound on many levels; however, so obviously simple at the same time.   There is a difference between feeling love for someone (caring …

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A Passionate Welcome to Jonny Ox

A Passionate Welcome to Jonny Ox

If you haven’t yet had your soul tripped up by Jonny Ox you’re in for a thrilling ride.   Percival, a dear friend, recently sent me a dazzling quote by Mr Ox: a soul overflowing with “Artistic musings for poetic hearts, playful minds, and deep souls.”   I include some of my favourite poetic words …

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What Is Love?

What Is Love?

Imagine being so angry at the world that you do not share your writing with anyone? You refuse to publish your work believing it is the only way of getting back at them, at the world you hate.   And the reason you hate the world is because after thousands of years of civilisation you …

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