Partnership: Desires of the Soul

Partnership: Desires of the Soul

I’m sifting through the interviews for my book on partnership and as I read the thoughts of men and women of all ages, the overwhelming desire is for connection. Whether in marriage, dating, polyamory or choosing to be single because you can’t face another brush with...

Are your emotions making you physically sick?

Many years ago my Dad suffered a minor heart attack and, as we sat in a curtained cubicle in the Emergency Department, the doctor came by to chat to us about what was next. During that conversation he talked about the causes of heart attacks. He even spoke about how...
Is it time to be vulnerable?

Is it time to be vulnerable?

I’m a big crier. For those who know me really well, this statement will come as no surprise because I am self-admittedly a very emotional person. For many others it will come as a big surprise. ‘But you always seem so happy,’ would be a typical response. And I can’t...

Silence No 1

Not a word could be heard The silence complete The cord it seemed Was cut Her heart in her mouth She listened again But the silence Had shut everything up Some would say Silence has no sound But its impact is so devastating It washes over and drowns your heart A...