What Does it Mean to Say, “I Love You”?

There are few words that are thrown around so loosely and frivolously as the word “love”. I think the word has been so misused and misunderstood, so polluted and corrupted that perhaps we need a new word, a better word. “Love” is one of those words that means so many different things to different people … Continue reading What Does it Mean to Say, “I Love You”?

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UNHAPPY TOGETHER – Why Do We Fall Out of Love? And Why Do We Stay?

Have you noticed that just as quickly as you fall in love with someone, you can just as suddenly fall out of love? Why is that? Could it be that what we call 'love' is often something other than love? We often confuse many things with love, in particular, attraction and infatuation. So to be … Continue reading UNHAPPY TOGETHER – Why Do We Fall Out of Love? And Why Do We Stay?

Relationship Expectations, Reality & Disappointment

I have a friend who often calls to vent about her relationship drama, and while the details each time are slightly different, it's the same basic issues over and over again. Sometimes I'll offer some perspective. Other times, I just listen, because we've already had this talk a dozen times and there's rarely anything I … Continue reading Relationship Expectations, Reality & Disappointment