Tag Archives: Love

Bumps in the Road

One of my dearest friends of 26 years is getting married next month and I am to be the Matron of Honor.  I was ecstatic when she asked me to stand with her on her big day.  We’ve been through … Continue reading

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What is Beauty?

Beauty can mean different things to different people depending on who you ask.  As a creative type, I see beauty everywhere I go.  I see beauty in nature, in art, in music in people and animals daily.  Sometimes I note … Continue reading

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My Elastic Heart

I have an elastic heart A heart that’s not so smart It gets easily filled up Up and over the brim of her cup That repeatedly ends up being pulled apart Deflated is the Ego It pulls you in and … Continue reading

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Chansons by Jill Barber: A Music Review by Sparky

I purchased the new album, Chansons by the extraordinarily lovely, Jill Barber on I Tunes recently ($9.99) and I absolutely love it!  I recently had the pleasure of a front row seat to her show in Halifax and she was … Continue reading

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5 Simple Tips to a Great Relationship

I’m a gay woman, however, the majority of my romantic life I spent as a “straight” woman, which is a story for another post.   Having various relationships and observing the ones around me has made me somewhat of an expert … Continue reading

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Love Leaves You…

(Artist: Toni Carmine Salerno) Love leaves you mystified, buried alive and left to survive. It leaves you stranded, abandoned and barely alive. It leaves you empty and broken and moderately lame. When a love, any love ends,you’re never the same. … Continue reading

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