Kissing: A Field Guide by Bestselling author and columnist Violet Blue (Review, Excerpts, Giveaway)

Sometimes words are not enough and the only way to express how much someone means is through the language of a kiss. Kissing is a form of expression and a form of art. Like a dance, it can be a passionate whirlwind of desire, or it can be a sweet and tender harmony between two souls perfectly in sync. Kisses are seals of approval, invitations for more, a reminder of love when words can’t measure up.…

"Kissing: A Field Guide by Bestselling author and columnist Violet Blue (Review, Excerpts, Giveaway)"

From the Heart – Best Friends

Best – better than all others Friend – somebody who trust and is fond of another How do you define best friend? Do you have one? Do you want one?           I was having a conversation with my best friend this morning – a texting conversation – and, after completing our conversation, realized just how lucky I was to have such a good friend. I can tell Girlfriend anything and she will not get mad at me, well maybe a…

"From the Heart – Best Friends"

From the Heart – What we all long for

         I was reading an email that I received today and it immediately brought to mind my first marriage. The topic was about longing for a person to turn to, someone to defend you, and keep you safe. The reason I thought of my ex-husband was I did not receive this acceptance and love from him. He never defended me, in fact, he often belittled me and told lies about me. I learned the difficult…

"From the Heart – What we all long for"

"You choose your actions, not the consequences"

 There is a saying, “You choose your actions, you do not get to choose the consequences”. Never is that more true than in divorce. The reasons, no matter how substantial, cease to matter as time wears on; it is the consequences that live long and prosperous lives.        It no longer matters that there was abuse, infidelity, lack of love, miscommunication; it is the consequences that linger on. And, it is those consequences that affect everyone, from adults to children,…

""You choose your actions, not the consequences""

The Seasons of our Lives

      I attended a bridal shower for a friend on Sunday. We’ve known each other for approximately six years. It seems to me that I am always reading stories about friendship and the length of friendships, and I’ve always wished I had that in my life. I am an introvert and tend to spend most of my time alone, therefore not putting myself out there for friendships. Lack of trust is also an issue.          Then,…

"The Seasons of our Lives"

Friendship is a two-way street

This is a post from a blog that I follow. I thought it was something everyone should read and so I’m copying and pasting (I left a note there) to give you the opportunity to read it. The post can be found at http://jamesdez.wordpress.com   Friendship Is A Two-Way Street. Posted on December 14, 2010 | I reckon true friendship is having the freedom to share our deepestthoughts. Unfortunately, many of us choose to take our friendships for granted. True…

"Friendship is a two-way street"