The Art of Surrender

The Art of Surrender

wind midwifes the angel wings to shower us in roses seeds ~ Lubomira Kourteva Today I just finished writing my second poetry book (drum roll please!) which will be published in November 2020. It’s been quite the ride and often times I felt like the photo above;...
What Rapunzel Knows

What Rapunzel Knows

Maiden-in-tower tales and folk traditions can be found throughout history and cultures – and Rapunzel is probably one of the most known ones. Forbidden desires and locked doors; freedom versus captivity. If you are reading this during 2020, then you’d know...
What True Love Really Is

What True Love Really Is

The great theologian and philosopher, Augustine once defined love as: “Amo: Volo Ut Sis”. Translated from Latin, this means “I Love: I Will That You Are”. What this statement implies is that the only thing love requires is for us to just “be”; as love is about full...
On The Importance of Delayed Gratification

On The Importance of Delayed Gratification

Things take time. It’s something we might have forgotten. We live in a fast paced world and we have many platforms from which we can get instant gratification. And that’s very satisfying and very addictive. So much so, that when we are faced with real...
Authenticity: How much is it really worth?

Authenticity: How much is it really worth?

“People are often unreasonable, illogical and self-centered; forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may accuse you of being selfish, ulterior motives; be kind anyway. If you are successful, you will soon win some false friends and some true enemies;...
Costly Signaling Theory + Relationship Accountability

Costly Signaling Theory + Relationship Accountability

“”Tell me what you want and I’ll do it,” he said to the girl in the tower. He had everything and he gave her everything but each day he prayed if only she could ask for his life, also. For true love knew of nothing greater than a man...