Dealing with Rejection

So there's someone you find attractive and you finally work up the courage to tell them only to be rejected. It feels like you've been punched in the heart and you can't understand why they don't see you as desirable and worthy of their affection. And if it happens over and over again you might … Continue reading Dealing with Rejection

Illusions of Love

As a teenager I experienced a fair amount of heartbreak.  Sometime after falling in love my partner would gradually lose interest, becoming distant and indifferent, and eventually deciding to call it off.  The breakup would leave me with a sense of despair and sometimes anger.  But I wanted to understand why.  I wanted to know … Continue reading Illusions of Love