Category Archives: Betrayal

Valentine’s Day: A Sweet Reminder

It’s a time for sweetness – and yes some spice. You know what I mean — so make it nice. This day’s a “Sweet Reminder,” to say I love you. Of course you’ll say it once – but show you … Continue reading

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Twenty Years Later, It’s Worse

Last weekend, CBS Sunday Morning ran a story about sexual assault on college campuses. The report stated that this serious problem is far more prevalent now than in the past. It was another Sunday morning about 20 years ago when … Continue reading

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Why Do People Seek Help For Headache – But Not Heartache?

If people experienced emotional pain as physical pain, they’d run to get help. Unfortunately, though millions of people are experiencing emotional pain, far too few seek professional help. This thought occurred to me recently when I learned about CRPS (chronic … Continue reading

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Want A Better Relationship?

There are many reasons why personal change is difficult. However, when it comes to making your marriage or other relationships better, false starts and superficial gestures will not get it done! The foundation of relationship success is built on the … Continue reading

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Keeping Your Heart Open In Hell

Even in mother/infant symbiosis, loving another means there will be pain. It happens when your beloved is suffering as well as when their behavior hurts you. To love another “unconditionally” you must learn to show up ready to listen, even … Continue reading

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