There’s an interesting video making the rounds of social media showing a coach or professor at Virginia Tech and a large group of students lined up in a field. The coach proceeds to take the students through an exercise that emphasizes the privilege many of the students have, coming from two parent homes, private schools … Read more The perspective of privilege…
A tree in my yard, recently uprooted in some of the season’s storms. On inspection at its roots, was a large underground boulder. Though the tree looked strong and secure, hidden at its core was the element of its destruction. The boulder itself did not topple the tree however. The miniscule movement of the surrounding … Read more Change…
No one ever thinks of it when they’re twenty. But by the time they’re thirty, if they don’t already have a family, and no prospects for one, they begin to wonder. “Will I marry? Will I have kids? Will it happen for me?”
Marriage is a time honored tradition or a divine institution built on the principle of two people together, forever, living one life. Two becoming one is not just a sex euphemism; it’s an expectation when a couple says “I Do”. The belief that wife and husband transform magically and instantly into one is preposterous. Anyone … Read more Chasing Happily Every After
Katharine Clifton (played by Kristin Scott Thomas, from The English Patient): My darling. I’m waiting for you. How long is the day in the dark? Or a week? The fire is gone, and I’m horribly cold. I really should drag myself outside but then there’d be the sun. I’m afraid I waste the light on … Read more Rich with Lovers
We all have had our fair share of the heartaches and heartbreaks and as funny as it may sound, but I’m actually glad they happened as these times have thought me a lot about myself, people, love and life in general. No doubt love is great and as a matter of fact, it’s a wonderful … Read more Through My Life’s Love Journey
I have 6 sisters, so I know and have seen (majorly) only the girls prepared for marriage. This is evident when they find their dream husband and how they go about their wedding preparations, especially the dresses and then looking forward for that perfect pictures to gaze upon years later. They have plans of how … Read more Marriage: Only The Girls Are Prepared.
Marriage is a legal institution between two people to become husband and wife. Basically, It’s a celebration of moments, love and togetherness. However, there must have been a lot of hurdles crossed before this eventually comes to play and this piece of writing has been put together to point at the religion aspect of it … Read more Love Conquers All