On Relationships: Trust, Authenticity, and Communication
What makes or breaks a relationship? This is what I have learnt and come to believe.
I just discovered Medium. And I am loving it. It’s such a fluid reading and writing experience. If you haven’t, you should give it a try. Here’s Mr. CEO comparing Medium to the traditional blog: On Medium, you can contribute often or just once in a blue moon, without the commitment of a blog. And either way,…
Love Illustrated (from Maria)
Susan Sontag on Love: Illustrated Diary Excerpts I’m giving in to the Valentine’s weekend at last. Here’s a little love-related post from Maria to follow the previous two (on defining love and telling love from passion).
Happy New Year
May 2014 be full of happiness and love, as I hope 2013 has been for you. With love and warmest wishes, Val
At the Beginning
“Life is a road and I wanna keep going Love is a river I wanna keep flowing Life is a road now and forever A wonderful journey I’ll be there when the world stops turning I’ll be there when the storm is through In the end I wanna be standing At the beginning… with you.”…
Maria on How to Tell Love from Passion
Another lovely piece from Brain Pickings. A good follow-up read to her Literary Definitions of Love, already posted here. I do use a lot of her material, don’t I? I blame her writings for being too interesting!
Baby it’s cold outside (2013)
It’s getting cold outside…
Do you like HIMYM?
I do. And I’m not ashamed of it! HIMYM (How I Met Your Mother) is a funny thing. It was super famous, and then it faded into obscurity. Maybe not obscurity, but it certainly got outshone by other series of a variety of genres. It’s like the show had run out of steam. I’ve always…
What Is Love? Famous Definitions from Maria Popova
Go here. I particularly liked the following, from Iris Murdoch: Love is the very difficult understanding that something other than yourself is real. What is love to you? What was your favourite definition? Love – undefined, untamed, and all, Val