Tag Archives: relationships

A-Z, A Writing Exercise

So, interestingly enough, a recent heartbreak/breakup has inspired me to start writing more. Everything can become a story, and in this way we can process deep pain and turn it into art. As writers, we store away story ideas and … Continue reading

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HOW TO AVOID GETTING HURT IN A ROMANTIC RELATIONSHIP

You can’t. The end. Just kidding! I’ve been puzzling through this lately, as I have recently fallen in love again. Or perhaps for the first time. Every time is different; every time feels new. I’m equal parts ecstatic and terrified. … Continue reading

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THE BLOG I ALMOST WROTE…

  This is not the blog I wrote this morning.  I scrapped that one.  It started like this: “Did you ever have one of those days?  I recently found out that the guy I had a 5-year relationship with (a … Continue reading

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Couple-Wupples…

Recently someone posted a picture on my Facebook wall:  “I’m not single.  I’m in a relationship with freedom!” Ha-ha-ha, yeah baby. You tell ‘em! (Choking back a sad mournful whimper) It’s time for me to admit that I’m not as … Continue reading

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Are Yoga Teachers Better in Bed?

(Originally published in elephant journal:  http://www.elephantjournal.com  under pen name, Alexa Maxwell) Are Yoga Teachers Better in Bed? Yes, yes, oh God yes! And here’s why: • Yoga teachers know the body. They know theirs and they want to know yours. … Continue reading

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Being Single SUCKS!!!

Learning to sit with yourself in quiet acceptance is a noble and worthwhile endeavor. We are, each and every one of us, ultimately alone. We are born alone and we will die alone. It is a valiant and wise person … Continue reading

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Reflections on Aging (or This is Getting Old)

Happy birthday to me, feliz cumpeanos a mi!  I love the birthday greetings I have gotten on Facebook today.  But I have noticed a trend:  some of the men have wished me happy twenty five, happy thirty nine… wink, wink.  … Continue reading

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