“May you experience love that stands the test of time.” Originally posted here. *** My definition of love By Richard Branson “Your very own definition of love and great relationship would be…?” Had you asked me what I thought love was when I was younger, I would have told you it was an overwhelming emotion that grips and squeezes your heart till it sings with … Continue reading What would your definition of love be?
Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt from this piece by Karimi Gatimi, a Kenyan writer. Karimi’s piece offers a no-nonsense advice to couple and singles. Her story reminds us that when you truly love and have great respect for your partner, you certainly know how to honor him or her. You look like a greedy, indecisive fool when you have a partner, but are … Continue reading Impure Intentions: Calling A Spade A Spade
Relationship boundary is very important and it is the duty of the couple to enforce it. The way you enforce the relationship boundary can determine how much you value yourself, your partner or your relationship. Having a third party that fails to respect a relationship boundary can be a major challenge for romantic partners. The third party can be a family member, close friend, ex-lover, … Continue reading Relationship Boundary
Excerpted from this post. By Kevin D. Arnold Real Love vs Tainted Love: Here are six key differences: 1. Giving freely vs. giving to get. Real love is based on a desire to give to the other when the need arises, without expecting something in return. You trust each other to have one another’s back, and to be there for each other. Tainted love seldom … Continue reading Healthy Love vs Tainted Love
አንቺ ነሽ የኔ ፋሲካ ፍቅርሽ ልብ የሚያረካ አምሮብሻል የሀገር ባሕል ለብሰሽ ዘንጠሻል ውዴ የኔ ጣፋጭ ስትይ ቀጭ ቋ ቀጭ አረማመድሽ ሲያምርብሽ አንቺ የኔ ቆንጆ ልዝፈንልሽ ዋጆ የኔዋ ፈንዲሻ የኔ ልበልሻ አንቺ የኔ አማላይ የኔዋ ውብ ፀሐይ ደማቅ የማለዳ ቀይ ጽጌረዳ ማርያምን! *** Continue reading ማርያምን!
Something about her touches my soul gives me a thrill… Is not a dream Is so real that in awe I gleam A Jasmine flower A tropical flavor An African fragrance Her grace Her elegance Her smile Warm, beautiful She is. Something about her Makes my heart flutter. *** Continue reading Something About Her
Randomly abstract Hand, brush, paint… Her eyes contract Lips are wet, sweet A heavenly fax Reads: stop time, relax… Or, shut the hell up And start a monastic trip Snap out of the earthly sleep… Forget the world, the office crap, The preacher, the zealous rap… Continue reading Randomly Abstract
When things fall apart Sometimes they bitter Othertimes they better An aching heart… Before things fall apart There exists heart of darkness Birthing beauty and the beast And playing blues as background songs… Of prejudice… Then things fall apart Spurting profound feeling Of hungrily wanting, longing Craving, desiring… Pure LOVE Faith and trust Not threatened by lust Greed or doubt Anger or disgust Despair or … Continue reading Screw Rum Or Tantrum
I LOVE you Every day Every hour Every minute Every second Every microsecond I LOVE you Even when time is still And I LOVE it when you smile Let there be fall Or winter But you are And will be my summer So I surrender I – your possessive lover More jealous than your maker Tell me you feel the same That am not being … Continue reading Sunshine Girl
You there I here The distance in between So close So far Next door Next border A cyber A river An ocean Offline. *** Follow #MicroPoetry on Twitter to also read other people’s works. 🙂 *** Continue reading The Distance In Between