acceptance

30 08, 2014

Unfairly Accused?

By |2014-09-03T10:56:23-05:00August 30th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Have you ever been surprised or discouraged by unexpected animosity from people? It may stun you: You approach them with sincerity and an open heart, and they lash out at you with anger or criticism. Perhaps you offer them help and support, and they snap back at you with accusations. Something you should know…

10 11, 2013

Are Romantic Love and True Love Synonymous?

By |2013-12-07T17:28:14-06:00November 10th, 2013|Uncategorized|

This story started with a riddle someone posted on Facebook: “The most ephemeral substance in the universe is pursued by both rich and poor, both learned and ignorant, both strong and weak. It can be both a tonic and a poison. What is it?” The answer posted to this riddle was “romantic love,” with which I argued that True love doesn't have an antagonist, it's irresistible and heavenly, and it is only a tonic. Obsession, on the other hand, turns into poison and it has nothing to do with love. The next comment got me thinking – it read “Romantic love and true love are not synonymous.” They’re not?