The Love Riddle

Having a conversation about past relationships recently served up the usual questions. "You love them, sure. But were you ever 'in love' with this person?" As soon as I asked, memories of my own past relationships popped up in my head. Sometimes the answers are never as simple as the questions - and only leave … Continue reading The Love Riddle

The Marriage of Love: A Song For Everyone

I'm not the kind of person Who keeps her thoughts at bay Who sweeps things under the rug If I think it - I'm gonna say  . So when I see a video That makes my heart sing and skip a beat I can't, for the life of me fathom How some people think gay … Continue reading The Marriage of Love: A Song For Everyone


There is a special bridge in central Paris, the Pont des Arts. It's a pedestrian bridge crossing the River Seine, linking the Institut de France and the central square (cour carrée) of the Palais du Louvre. What makes this bridge so special are the countless padlocks, inscribed with initials and messages of couples in love, attached … Continue reading Familiar