The Secret Threads

The Secret Threads

Once when I was a little girl, we were renovating the flooring in our house and I gathered the leftover parquet pieces; I glued them together so that I’d make furniture for my dollhouse. My dollhouse was an empty cupboard in my room. Limits make you creative,...
The Gift of The Magi: Love, Selflessness and The Eternal Virgin

The Gift of The Magi: Love, Selflessness and The Eternal Virgin

This is what love looks like. The image above is the original cover art of one the most beloved short stories of all times “The Gift of The Magi” (1905) written by O. Henry. I’ve loved it since the day I first read it because it is story about the...
The Art of Trusting

The Art of Trusting

a bridge is a woman a bridge is a man into an hour, a hand, a day into self without trust is time meaningless? ~ from the book The God-like Things by Lubomira Kourteva Many ancients and mystics will tell us that trust is one of our greatest lessons in this life: we...
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 the manuscript for my second poetry book (drum roll please!) which will be published January 2021. It’s been quite the ride and often times I felt like...
The Choice: Love, I Will That I Am

The Choice: Love, I Will That I Am

Dear miracles, It seems like the world changed in a day. I know it’s a scary and uncertain time, so I wanted to write a few words on our current affairs hoping it’d be of benefit. First and foremost – I hope you and your loved ones are home and safe....