I love learningand stretching my perspective; I love sharing what I find with others, and learning and stretching more in the process.
I offer up this virtual Sunday paper, filled with things I have read and enjoyed recently, in the spirit of learning and sharing.
February is a great month for love and lovers, at least here in America. In the spirit of St. Valentine, I offer this sampler box of sweet somethings….all wrapped up in a silk-covered heart-shaped box, and tied off with a great big ribbon bow. Bon appetit!
Want a better relationship? Get rid of that tired line, “how was your day?” In Save Your Relationships: Ask the Right Questions, Glennon Doyle Melton shares her journey to learning how to ask questions that connect rather than just fill air space. Head on over to Momastery for this and other wonderful posts.
Ever thought you might die of heartbreak? It turns out that you can. Broken Heart Syndrome Really Does Exist is a fascinating exploration of the effects of tragedy and grief on the powerful and sensitive muscle of the human heart.
What’s a mash-up post on love without a great love story? OK, a mashup post on love with two love stories – one fictional, and one delightfully real.
And that leads us into a most delicious aspect of love- touch, connection, titillation – you know, good old-fashioned sex.
I love animals. Let’s round out this roundup with two celebrations of love on the hoof and with wagging tails….
I loveThe Monkees….what, don’t you?!Davy Jonesdied the same day that my husband was released from the hospital after a motorcycle accident that could easily have killed him. I loved reading Davy Jones fans return love, support his horses – it left me with a warm, happy glow.
And, as we say goodbye-for-now, how about 20 Ecstatic Shelter Dogs On Their Way Home for The First Time? Okay, BuzzFeed, wagging tails and eager tongues all around!
Who and what do you love? How do you show it? What about them makes your heart swell and beat with that special splashing thrill? Love is better still when it’s shared!