When Hearts grow Cold (Part 5)

It was one of those mornings in spring when I wake up feeling up beat and roaring to go. A day that I don’t usually have. I should have suspected but I did not. I was so charged that in dressing up and going to wait for Mika’s car, my usually non-observant husband saw my … Continue reading When Hearts grow Cold (Part 5)

when hearts grow cold(part4a)

The things Literature was about: Love, sex, morality, friendship, happiness, suffering, betrayal, adultery, good and evil, heroes and villains, guilt and innocence, ambition, power, justice, revolution, war, fathers and sons, mothers and daughters, the individual against society, success and failure, murder, suicide, death, God.” ― Julian Barnes, The Sense of an Ending “God bids you … Continue reading when hearts grow cold(part4a)

When Hearts grow Cold (Part 4)

“The loneliest moment in someone’s life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald              “The worst part of holding the memories is not the pain. It's the loneliness of it. Memories need to be shared.” … Continue reading When Hearts grow Cold (Part 4)

when the hearts grow cold (part 3a)

  “Those who don't know how to suffer are the worst off. There are times when the only correct thing we can do is to bear out troubles until a better day.” ― Ming-Dao Deng, Everyday Tao: Living with Balance and Harmony   As you drove in into your compound in Noranda, the solution that … Continue reading when the hearts grow cold (part 3a)

When the Hearts grow Cold 3

  “Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings.” ― Anaïs Nin “Love is like the wind, you can't see it but you can … Continue reading When the Hearts grow Cold 3

when the hearts grow cold(part 2a)

  “Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind, And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.” ― William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream “It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche  “Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.” ― William … Continue reading when the hearts grow cold(part 2a)

when the hearts grow cold (part oneA)

“You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching, Love like you'll never be hurt, Sing like there's nobody listening, And live like it's heaven on earth.” ― William W. Purkey “It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.” ―Friedrich Nietzsche “The opposite of love is not hate, it's … Continue reading when the hearts grow cold (part oneA)

When Hearts grow Cold (Part One)

  Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius—Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart   Like the measles, love is most dangerous when it comes late in life—Lord Byron   Waking up this morning, I looked at Mikhail wondering whether … Continue reading When Hearts grow Cold (Part One)

are you really balanced?

“Your hand opens and closes, opens and closes. If it were always a fist or always stretched open, you would be paralysed. Your deepest presence is in every small contracting and expanding, the two as beautifully balanced and coordinated as birds' wings.”                           … Continue reading are you really balanced?