Category Archives: Romance

Top 5: Ways to get over heartbreak (well, stages of really)

Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your hearth – or burn down your house, you can never tell.  — Joan Crawford I share my bed with a laptop and an iphone, not a person, so relationships might not be … Continue reading

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Stuff and nonsense (the pain of unrequited love)

‘Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all. — Lord Alfred Tennyson If there‘s anything good about having your heart broken, it‘s learning that you still have one. Such an experience is especially poignant for … Continue reading

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Top 5: Fundamental elements of trust

I wrote this post for a junior staff member of mine who asked me “What does trust LOOK like? and how  can I build it?” Trust is so often one of things we FEEL (or don’t) – rather than something we can consciously evaluate. … Continue reading

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Mailbag: Dating… Game? (reply)

What follows is my response to a guest post from my dear friend, and frequent commentator, Crepitus, who has recently found himself back ‘on the market’ after many, many, many years of devoted marriage. He emailed in with his perspective on the age-old … Continue reading

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