The King and Queen of Valentines

I’ve shared this true story previously on my blog. However, since it is, without a doubt, the quintessential love story, I believe it has a right to be repeated as we celebrate this year’s Valentine’s Day. It takes a look at two of the world’s greatest lovers who have much to teach us about lovingContinue reading “The King and Queen of Valentines”

Love Letters: 574 and counting

“How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height My soul can reach when feeling out of sight For the ends of Being and ideal Grace. . . . I love thee freely, as men strive for Right; I love thee purely, as theyContinue reading “Love Letters: 574 and counting”

Blessed Invasion

Most of my life I have been enthralled with the theme of Elizabeth Barrett’s poems that speak to Robert of how his love saved her from death.   Being a poet myself, I decided one day that I would like to re-affirm that theme in a piece of my own creation. The sonnet is not myContinue reading “Blessed Invasion”

Love Letters: 574 and counting . . .

How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height My soul can reach when feeling out of sight For the ends of Being and ideal Grace. . . . I love thee freely, as men strive for Right; I love thee purely, as theyContinue reading “Love Letters: 574 and counting . . .”