Mental health, Mental Health & Wellbeing

Over My Shoulder

"Mistakes are almost always of a sacred nature. Never try to correct them. On the contrary: rationalize them, understand them thoroughly. After that, it will be possible for you to sublimate them." ~ Salvador Dali One day; a year ago this week, I decided it would be a simply fantastic idea to take a lethal… Continue reading Over My Shoulder

#StartAConversation, Mental health, Mental Health & Wellbeing, Physical health, Relationships

Just Say Something

"Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down." ~ Oprah Winfrey It has occurred to me recently that I haven't heard from a number of people who I used to be very close to… Continue reading Just Say Something

Life, Relationships, Sex, Dating & Relationships

When Forgiveness Is An Affectation

"When you're taught to love everyone, to love your enemies, then what value does that place on love?" ~ Marilyn Manson  I get hectored by some people because I'm not necessarily always willing to get along with everyone who happens to be involved in my social circle. There are some occasions where I just don't see… Continue reading When Forgiveness Is An Affectation

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Dating, Relationships, Sex, Dating & Relationships

Jealousy Does Not Become You

(Image Credit) "Love shouldn't be about jealousy or anything like that. It should be about commitment and being able to trust that person. If you can't have that from the get-go, there's a problem. " ~ Aaron Carter, showing an unexpected level of wisdom for a Backstreet Boy...* I've spent a good part of this… Continue reading Jealousy Does Not Become You

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Beauty & Style, Body Image, Dating, Life, Relationships

The Fairest Of Them All

I see Samantha Brick, who created an internet sensation back in April when she wrote an article for MailOnline in which she claimed that all other women hate her for being beautiful, or some such rubbish, is back to troll us all a second time. This time she's interviewed five other women, who contacted her… Continue reading The Fairest Of Them All

Life, Relationships, Sex, Dating & Relationships

The Cult of The Family

"People are pretty forgiving when it comes to other people's families. The only family that ever horrifies you is your own." ~ Doug Coupland I find myself becoming increasingly irritated by the cult of the family. I don't mean the Charles Manson variety. I mean the nuclear family, the extended family or whatever it is… Continue reading The Cult of The Family