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Alexandra Katehakis and Tom Bliss say to be wounded where we make love…

“Love comes when manipulation stops; when you think more about the other person than about his or her reactions to you. When you dare to reveal yourself fully. When you dare to be vulnerable. – Joyce Brothers VULNERABILITY It’s only … Continue reading

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Jack Kornfield says to discover how sexuality can be connected to the heart…

To pay attention in this way allows us, as laypeople, to discover how sexuality can be connected to the heart and how it can be an expression of love, caring, and genuine intimacy. We have almost all been fools at … Continue reading

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Claudia Jewett Jarrett says it is the caring and sharing that count…

“It is the caring and sharing that count—love is not prevented by the things and the time that you haven’t shared.” – Claudia Jewett Jarrett, Adopting the Older Child

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Audre Lorde says I have come to believe that caring for myself…

“I have come to believe that caring for myself is not self indulgent.  Caring for myself is an act of survival.” – Audre Lorde

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Carew Papritz says I feel her next to me…

“I can feel her next to me. This union. Of warmth. Of caring. Of the indescribable. As if there were no parting and never could be.” – Carew Papritz, The Legacy Letters: His Wife, His Children, His Final Gift

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John Joseph Powell says no one can know his own beauty or perceive a sense of his own worth until…

“It is an absolute human certainty that no one can know his own beauty or perceive a sense of his own worth until it has been reflected back to him in the mirror of another loving, caring human being.” – … Continue reading

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A.P. says you must ask the young if you want to know what love is…

“Love is about giving, about caring for the other person’s welfare. Love is treating someone, in the Kantian sense, never as a means but as an end in themselves. Love is sacrifice, love is something you work at, something you … Continue reading

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