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How to Reconnect By Being Emotionally Intimate

Have you ever felt like your soul mate turned into your roommate?

You used to be able to tell your spouse everything. But over time, you learned what upsets your partner and you started avoiding those topics. 887 more words

Relationships & Marriage

Find Your Way Back from Extra-Marital Affairs

Extra-marital affairs are one way people deal with discomfort. Turning to another person who sympathizes with you can be very comforting. And many people act on what feels good in the moment without thinking about the long term consequences of turning to another person. 223 more words

Relationships & Marriage

40th ANNIVERSARY

Time rolling over itself–

Years concealing agendas like

Waves hiding rocks beneath.

Separate lives lived in

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Howling silence, heat-suffused fragrance–

Roses lying on floor– 9 more words

Poetry--Jorio Form

The Opportunity in Falling Out of Love

“Love is born in a glance, and matures in a smile.” ~ Brazilian proverb

Most people enjoy being in love, because falling in love is  a euphoric ride.

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Relationships & Marriage

Comfortable Separation

If it weren’t for the distance writing gives me I don’t think I would love it the way I do. It allows connection to people, to anyone that reads what you’ve written, but it doesn’t require you to give them your energy or attention. 200 more words

Streams Of Thought

I Don't Know What To

I can’t name you or call you by your name, at this time. You are streaked against the glass, your guts are spilling out.

Be brave and talk to yourself. 153 more words

Poetry

To Prove Something

The best part of the sun, where it melts away for its own reflection.
To prove something.

We stand in snake skin and
leopard print, digging for… 58 more words

Poetry