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On Intimacy

Intimacy. What is it? It comes with sharing with another those things that are rarely shared. And it comes from trust. It can happen suddenly. It’s not necessarily physical. 296 more words


The Ebb and Flow of Time

It seems that, these days, everyone is hurrying up to finish writing their happily ever after. For some reason, everyone is scurrying to find their Prince Charming, and quick to get married. 1,314 more words

Life Ponderings

My days as a DUFF

Last week I took my 15-year-old cousin Maddy to see the new teen comedy, The Duff.

Surprisingly, it’s not an ode to Hillary (Duff, get it?) but instead tells the tale of humiliation and redemption experienced by high-school senior Bianca who, thanks to her rude, jock of a next-door neighbour (who happens to be super HOT), discovers she’s a DUFF—designated ugly fat friend. 452 more words


G-O-Double S-I-P

It would be incredibly sinful if I said “I never engage in gossip; Gossip is repulsive”. I love gossip.

Gossip can be defined as anytime you talk about another person. 1,468 more words

Life Ponderings

The After Glow

It feels good today. Really good. I spent yesterday on the Australian Avenue beach in an old fashioned way. With a beach blanket, a sand chair, a picnic lunch and even a floaty raft….and basked in the sun, in the company of a new man, listening to his  life stories. 315 more words


Redemption for that Long-Term Boyfriend

Last week in church, we talked about Jean Valjean in Les Miserables, an thief who steals priceless silver from the church. When he is caught by the police, and the police question the bishop, the bishop responds, “Jean Valjean, you forgot these silver candlesticks too”. 866 more words

Life Ponderings

Why I Am STAYING AWAY From Fifty Shades of Grey

The top of iTunes charts currently looks like this:

1. Thinking Out Loud: Ed Sheeran (no complaints here–have you seen the music video? So touching) 1,071 more words

Life Ponderings