According to Webster’s Dictionary, love is a (1) strong affection for another arising out of kinship or personal ties (2) : attraction based on sexual desire : affection and tenderness felt by lovers (3) : affection based on admiration, benevolence, or common interests b : an assurance of affection 2: warm attachment, enthusiasm, or devotion
From these definitions, it is difficult to understand what is meant by the term self-love? Many individuals believe that when…Continue
A blank canvas stands open and receptive before me. A beautiful arrangement of colorful paints and paint brushes are lined up eager to be put to use. The smell of acrylic, freshly washed linens, and fermented grapes is in the air. People around me are filled with mixed emotions of anticipation, excitement and a little fear. The tone of their voices is reflective of the emotions they are experiencing. The instructor begins by teaching us the basic method for creating a background and…Continue
As I walk along the tree lined streets in November, I am mesmerized by the varying colors of falling leaves coming down around me. It reminds me of the beauty that is present in death.
You may be an individual who finds this time of year very emotionally challenging. The thought of facing the holidays without the physical presence of your loved one is sometimes too much to bear. You would…Continue