Tag Archives: Love

Book Review – Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez

Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez My rating: 5 of 5 stars This masterpiece from Gabriel García Márquez depicts in a most sensual way, how love transcends all boundaries of worldly existence. The book explores both the … Continue reading

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O Woman!

“O woman! lovely woman! Nature made thee To temper man: we had been brutes without you. Angels are painted fair, to look like you: There’s in you all that we believe of heaven,— Amazing brightness, purity, and truth, Eternal joy, … Continue reading

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Sense of Meaning…

 

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I Confess

 

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Book Review – Man’s Search For Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl

The book is a testament to the indomitable spirit of humankind. Even in the worst possible situation humans are capable of finding meaning in life and be worthy of their suffering. Author contends that everything can be taken from a … Continue reading

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Mystery Of Love

O Hafez, be content and bear this pain in silence that will have to be enough. Those who judge all by reason will never understand … the mystery of Love – Rumi

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Work is love made visible!

And what is it to work with love? It is to weave the cloth with threads drawn from your heart, even as if your beloved were to wear that cloth. It is to build a house with affection, even as … Continue reading

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Book Review – Notes to Self by Emilie Pine

Notes to Self by Emilie Pine My rating: 5 of 5 stars One of the best confessions that I’ve read, it needs real courage to expose yourself so honestly to the world. The writing is lucid and readers just flow in … Continue reading

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Love After Love

The time will come when, with elation,you will greet yourself arriving at your own door, in your own mirror,and each will smile at the other’s welcome,and say, sit here. Eat.You will love again the stranger who was your self.Give wine. … Continue reading

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‘To Do List’ by John O’Leary

To Do List: 1. find dragon and slay2. exorcise cat3. prove conclusively the identity of Beauty and Truth. 4. watch, fast, pray5. sail Atlantic single-handed6. write name in water 7. return Teach Yourself Waltzing Tape8. weep for Adonais and feel … Continue reading

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